Ken Peplowski (born May 23, 1959) is a jazz clarinetist and tenor saxophonist born in Cleveland, Ohio, known primarily for playing swing music. For over a decade, Peplowski recorded for Concord Records.
In 2007 Peplowski was named jazz advisor of Oregon Festival of American Music and music director of Jazz Party at The Shedd, both in Eugene, Oregon.
Awards and honors
Best Jazz Record of the Year, Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik, The Natural Touch (1992)
Double Exposure (Concord Jazz, 1988)
Sonny Side (Concord Jazz, 1989)
Mr. Gentle and Mr. Cool (Concord Jazz, 1990)
Natural Touch (Concord Jazz, 1992)
Steppin' with Peps (Concord Jazz, 1993)
Ken Peplowski and Howard Alden (Concord Jazz, 1993)