Burgomaster, Kenneth (Ken Burgomaster)

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Burgomaster, Kenneth (Ken Burgomaster)

PERSONAL

Education: Kenyon College, graduated in 1991.

Career:

Composer, pianist, keyboard and synthesizer player, music producer, music engineer, score coordinator, and synthesizer programmer. Member of the bands Goin' Public and Back of the Hand All Stars and performer at various venues. Also known as Ken Burgomaster.

CREDITS

Film Synthesizer Programmer:

(Uncredited) Playing by Heart (also known as Dancing about Architecture, If They Only Knew, and My Heart, My Love), Miramax, 1998.

Entrapment (also known as Past, Untitled Antoine Fuqua Project, and Verlockende Falle), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1999.

The Hurricane (also known as Hurricane, Hurricane Carter, Lazarus and the Hurricane, Huracan, Huracan Carter, Hurikan v ringu, Hurricane—Il grido dell'innocenza, Hurricane: O furacao, and O furacao), Universal, 1999.

In Too Deep (also known as Gangsta cop and Undercover: In Too Deep), Dimension Films, 1999.

Bless the Child (also known as Die Prophezeiung), Paramount, 2000.

Wonder Boys (also known as Die Wonder Boys and Wonderboy—Lauter Wunderknaben), Paramount, 2000.

(Uncredited) Additional synthesizer programmer, Hollywood Homicide (also known as Hollywood Cops, Two Cops, Untitled Harrison Ford Starrer, Brottsplats Hollywood, Divisao de homicidios, Hollywood: Departamento de homicidios, Hollywood Mordkommission, Homicide a Hollywood, and Murha Hollywoodissa), Columbia, 2003.

The Pacifier (also known as Captain Wolfe, Gnome, and Le pacifacteur), Buena Vista, 2005.

Film Second Music Engineer:

Suspicious Agenda, Libra Pictures/Prism Pictures/Shavick Entertainment, 1994.

Someone to Die for, Libra Home Entertainment, 1995.

Tracks of a Killer, Live Entertainment, 1995.

Film Score Mock-Up Creator:

Monkeybone (live action and animated; also known as Untitled Monkeybone Project and Monkeybone—No limite da imaginacao), Twentieth Century-Fox, 2001.

On the Line (also known as On the L), Miramax, 2001.

Scenes of the Crime, Mediafilm, 2001.

Film Score Coordinator:

The Hurricane (also known as Hurricane, Hurricane Carter, Lazarus and the Hurricane, Huracan, Huracan Carter, Hurikan v ringu, Hurricane—Il grido dell'innocenza, Hurricane: O furacao, and O furacao), Universal, 1999.

Television Work; Series:

Assistant sound engineer, Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers (also known as Dino Rangers, Mighty Morphin Alien Rangers, Mighty Morph'n Power Rangers, Power Rangers, and Power Rangers Ninja), Fox, 1993-96.

Second engineer, Creepy Crawlers (animated), syndicated, beginning 1994.

Second engineer, Princess Tenko and the Guardians of the Magic (animated), syndicated, 1995-96.

Second engineer, Space Strikers (animated), UPN, 1995-96.

Music producer, The Incredible Hulk (animated; also known as Incredible Hulk), UPN, 1996-99.

Music producer, Power Rangers Wild Force (also known as PRWF and Wild Force), Fox, ABC, ABC Family Channel, and CTV (Canada), 2002.

Television Work; Episodic:

Music producer, Chimp Lips Theatre (also known as Chimp Lips Theatre II), Fox, 1997.

Musical director for Poe, The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (also known as The Late Late Show), CBS, 2000.

Keyboard player for Poe, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, NBC, 2001.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Keyboard player for Poe, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, NBC, 2001.

Musical director for Poe, Live at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, MTV, 2001.

RECORDINGS

Albums; with Goin' Public:

Goin' Public, Four Winds, 1995.

Free Exchange, Four Winds, 1997.

Albums:

(With Johnnie Valentino) Duets, 2007.

Singles:

Recorded various tracks with Goin' Public and Back of the Hand All Stars.

WRITINGS

Film Music:

Additional music, Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie (also known as Power Rangers II, Power rangers 2, Power Rangers the Movie 2, Power Rangers Turbo: Race to the Volcano, Turbo: A Power Rangers Adventure, Turbo—a Power Rangers Movie, and Turbo Power Rangers), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1997.

Moving August, Media Cooperation One (MC-One), 2002.

Red Serpent, Rex Media, 2002.

Song "Young Scientists," Hulk (also known as Big Green and The Hulk), Universal, 2003.

Music for Globo Gym infomercial, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (also known as Dodgeball, Dodgeball: The Movie, Underdogs, Untitled Dodgeball Movie, Untitled Dodgeball Project, and Voll auf die Nuesse), Twentieth Century-Fox, 2004.

Additional music, Coach Carter (also known as All Day Long), Paramount, 2005.

End Game, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/Millennium Films, 2006.

Garfield Gets Real (animated), Twentieth Century-Fox Home Entertainment, 2007.

Hero Wanted, Nu Image Films/Sony Pictures Entertainment, 2007.

Garfield's Fun Fest (animated), 2008.

Composer of music that has been used in films, television productions, videos, and other productions.

Television Music; Series:

Additional music, Land's End, syndicated, 1995-96.

Additional music, V.R. Troopers (also known as Cybertron and Saban's "V.R. Troopers"), Fox, 1995-96.

Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers (also known as Dino Rangers, Mighty Morphin Alien Rangers, Mighty Morph'n Power Rangers, Power Rangers, and Power Rangers Ninja), Fox, c. 1995-96.

Power Rangers Zeo (also known as PRZ, Zeo, and ZeoRangers), Fox, 1996.

The Incredible Hulk (animated; also known as Incredible Hulk), UPN, 1996-99.

Power Rangers Turbo (also known as PRT and Turbo), Fox, 1997.

Power Rangers in Space (also known as In Space and PRiS), Fox, 1998.

Additional music, The American Embassy (also known as Emma Brody), Fox, 2002.

The Wire (also known as A escuta, Drot, Langalla, Oi dioktes tou eglimatos, and Sur ecoute), HBO, c. 2002-2008.

Phil of the Future, Disney Channel, 2004-2006.

Hannah Montana (also known as Secret Idol Hannah Montana), Disney Channel, 2006—.

J.O.N.A.S!, Disney Channel, 2008—.

Television Music; Movies:

Men in White (also known as National Lampoon's "Men in White"), Fox Family Channel, 1998.

Additional music, Defending Our Kids: The Julie Posey Story, Lifetime, 2003.

"Growing Pains: Return of the Seavers" (also known as "Growing Pains II: Home Equity"), The Wonderful World of Disney, ABC, 2004.

Halloweentown High, Disney Channel, 2004.

Go Figure, Disney Channel, 2005.

Cow Belles, Disney Channel, 2006.

Return to Halloweentown (also known as Halloweentown IV), Disney Channel, 2006.

Television Music; Episodic:

Spyder Games (also known as Spyder Web), MTV, 2001.

"Two Tonys," The Sopranos (also known as Made in Jersey, Sopranos, Die Sopranos, Familia Soprano, Les Soprano, Los Soprano, Maffiozok, and Sopranod), HBO, 2002.

"Boy, Interrupted," Sex and the City (also known as Sex & the City, Sex and the Big City, O sexo e a cidade, Seks i grad, Sex og singelliv, Sexo en la ciudad, Sexo en Nueva York, Sinkkuelaemaeae, and Szex es New York), HBO, 2003.

"Let There Be Light," Sex and the City (also known as Sex & the City, Sex and the Big City, O sexo e a cidade, Seks i grad, Sex og singelliv, Sexo en la ciudad, Sexo en Nueva York, Sinkkuelaemaeae, and Szex es New York), HBO, 2004.

Television Music; Pilots:

Additional music, The American Embassy (also known as Emma Brody), Fox, 2002.

Main theme music, Haversham Hall, Disney Channel, 2006.

Albums; with Goin' Public:

Goin' Public, Four Winds, 1995.

Free Exchange, Four Winds, 1997.

(With Johnnie Valentino) Duets, 2007.

Singles:

Recorded various tracks with Goin' Public and Back of the Hand All Stars.

Video Game Music:

Spyro: Enter the Dragonfly, 2002.