Kenneth is Principal clarinet of the Dallas Opera Orchestra. He is also Principal clarinet of the Lewisville Lake Symphony, has performed with the Dallas and Fort Worth Symphony Orchestras, and has performed with the Wichita Falls Symphony Orchestra since 2006. He has recorded with Anshel Brusilow while Principal of the Richardson Symphony Orchestra from 1990 – 2010, and with Howard Dunn and Frederick Fennel while Principal of the Dallas Wind Symphony. Krause holds degrees from Northwestern University, where he studied with Larry Combs, and North Texas State University, having studied with Dr. James Gillespie. Also studied with Andrew Crisanti, retired Principal clarinet of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra.