Old Florida River
By Ken Skeens
(audio version requires RealAudio G2)
Ken resides in Longwood in Seminole County, Florida. Ken composes music in the tradition of Will McLean, about the preservation and protection of Florida. He's produced two original cassettes, An Empty Chair and Florida Spirit. He was the first winner of the Best Florida Song Contest at the Will McLean Festival in 1992, and is now the director of the contest and a member of the Will McLean Executive Committee. Ken and his songwriting partner Leigh Goldsmith are regular performers in the Orlando area and at festivals throughout the state. They perform songs in harmony in an effort "to keep the spirit of Florida alive"