Discipline: Music Composition

Duncan Sheik

Discipline: Music Composition
Region: New York, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 2007
Duncan Sheik is an American singer-songwriter and composer. Initially finding success as a singer, most notably for his 1996 debut single "Barely Breathing," earning a Grammy Award nomination for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance. He later expanded to compositions for motion pictures and the Broadway stage, such as the successful musical, Spring Awakening, where he won multiple Tonys and a Grammy.



Duncan Sheik worked in the MacDowell studio.

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