Patrick Sulken is a music director, orchestrator, and composer for theatre, film, and television based in New York City. He was the youngest music director on Broadway during his time at Pretty Woman: The Musical (music by Bryan Adams and Jim Vallance), and was the music supervisor and arranger of We Are The Tigers Off-Broadway, producing the viral sensation Original Off-Broadway Cast Album. As a conductor, his credits include Kinky Boots on Broadway, Fly at the La Jolla Playhouse, and the first national tour of Peter and the Starcatcher. As a pianist, he has accompanied the casts of Mean Girls, Anastasia, Something Rotten!, and Gigi on Broadway, and has been heard on the stages of Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, and the Kennedy Center as well as NBC's Today and TBS's Full Frontal with Samantha Bee.
Patrick is a coach with The Broadway Collective, a mentor and orchestrator for the National Endowment for the Arts' annual High School Songwriting Challenge, and a music director and songwriter for Story Pirates, an award-winning media company dedicated to fostering and celebrating the imaginations of kids.
Through collaborations that focus on equity, accessibility, and kindness, Patrick makes music that deepens an audience's connection to evocative stories.
Patrick music directs, orchestrates, and arranges music for theatre and media.
Here are some of his recent collaborations:
Patrick composes music for film and TV.
If you like what you hear, connect with him below or @patricksulken.
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