Ken has performed overseas on two continents. Journeying regularly to Japan performing at concert halls, clubs in Tokyo and Nagoya. Also performed in Germany, Holland, Sweden, Poland, Malaysia and South Korea.

Mr. Simon received a grant from the American Music Center for composition and received many grants from the Meet The Composer organization to perform new works in the jazz idiom. He has performed special services for the community through Hospital Audiences (HAI). Other venues include The American Theater Wing and the Brooklyn Arts Council. He is a member of ASCAP.

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Each Sunday at 5:00 P.M. an open community gathers for prayer and reflection on the lines of jazz.

The community is diverse and includes people who live near and far, native and new New Yorkers, and people visiting New York City. Oftentimes churches will bring groups from their home congregations. Others are not Christians or
are exploring Christianity for the first time in this supportive environment. Musicians from New York and throughout the world come to play.

You do not need a ticket or reservation of any kind to attend a liturgy at Saint Peter's Church. As at every other liturgy of Saint Peter’s Church, everyone is welcome.