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Duncan Sheik

Duncan Sheik is a Grammy and Tony Award®-winning artist who 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 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, with lyrics and music written by Sheik, which premiered in the U.S. on Broadway in 2016 after a sold-out London run. His most recent theatre projects include Alice By Heart, Secret Life of Bees, Because of Winn Dixie, and Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice. Sheik is also the owner of Sneaky Studios in Garrison, NY.

Theatre credits include: Spring Awakening (2006) Tony Awards® for “Best Original Score” and “Best Orchestrations,” 2008 Grammy Award for “Best Musical Show Album,” The Secret Life of Bees (Atlantic Theatre Company 2019), Alice by Heart (MCC Theater 2019), Because of Winn Dixie (Goodspeed Opera House 2019, Alabama Shakespeare Festival 2017, Delaware Theatre Company 2015), Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (The New Group 2020), Whisper House (London 2017, Old Globe Theater 2011), American Psycho (2016), and Noir.

Recordings include: American Psycho (Original London Cast Recording) (2016), Legerdemain (2015), Covers 80s (Sneaky Records 2011), Whisper House (Sony 2009), Spring Awakening (Original Broadway Cast Recording) (2006), White Limousine (Rounder 2006), Daylight (Atlantic Records 2002), Phantom Moon (Nonesuch 2001), Humming (Atlantic Records 1998), Duncan Sheik (Grammy Nomination “Best Male Vocal”, RIAA Certified Gold) (Atlantic Records 1996).