Since the launch of the MINIMOOG synthesizer in the early seventies, I have spent most of my time exploring the sonic potential of electronic instruments - exclusively, or in orchestrations including traditional instruments.
Kenneth Knudsen (born September 28, 1946 ) is a Danish jazz keyboardist and composer.
The self-taught musician studied architecture at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts until 1974. He recorded more than a hundred albums with soloists such as Arild Andersen , Svend Asmussen , Niels- Henning Ørsted Pedersen , Jan Akkerman , Karsten Vogel , Palle Mikkelborg , Miles Davis ( Aura ) and the Indian violinist L. Subramaniam and groups such as Secret Oyster , Coronaria Dans , ANIMA , Entrance , Bombay Hotel and Heart To Heart Trioon. He also recorded several of his own CDs, including Silence and Music for Eyes .
Knudsen composed ballet, film and television music, string quartets , choral works and pieces for piano and cello, cello solo and guitar.
Knudsen also composed the distinctive ringtone of the telephone models called BeoCom 2 from the Danish electronics manufacturer Bang & Olufsen .