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Duncan Sheik

DUNCAN SHEIK launched his career in 1996 with his Grammy nominated self-titled debut album. Sheik is the composer for the critically acclaimed musical Spring Awakening, which went on to win eight Tony Awards® in 2007, including awards for “Best Orchestrations” and “Best Original Score.” The album also earned Sheik a Grammy Award for “Best Musical Show Album.” In years since, Sheik has released multiple albums, most recently Legerdemain in 2015 and American Psycho: Original London Cast Recording. The latter, with lyrics and music written by Sheik, premiered on Broadway in 2016, after a sold-out London run. He is currently working on several theatre projects in addition to Lover, Beloved, including The Secret Life of Bees and Because of Winn Dixie.