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Michael Sanky

Michael Sanky is a multi-instrumentalist hailing from the Boston scene, now living in Washington D.C. Michael recently graduated from Harvard, where he was the music director and primary arranger of gospel group Under Construction. He was also part of Berklee's Upper Structure, where he sang bass and helped them place 2nd in their ICCA Semifinal and 2nd in the Wild Card round. He also took Under Construction to their first-ever ICCA competition, arranging and doing vocal percussion for their inaugural set. Michael won Outstanding Arrangement for the set, and the group won their first-ever Quarterfinal. With a strong love for a cappella and music, Michael has judged for ICCA and ICHSA, and has masterclassed groups at a variety of levels, and still arranges for and advises groups nationwide. Currently, he is founder and music director of the newly formed group Embassy, and has a couple additional new projects on their way.