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Dan Cutchen

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Dan Cutchen is adjunct professor of music theory and composition at Dallas Baptist University where he teaches various music theory courses and applied composition.  He has been producing full-scale and demo music projects for both secular and sacred musicians since 1984. 

Dan has been a full-time composer/musician since 1993.  He has written for concert band, wind ensemble, string quartet, choir, jazz band, studio charts and other small and large-scale music productions.  Mr. Cutchen is active as competition adjudicator and workshop leader in the areas of music education and Christian education.  He is also in demand in the Family Entertainment industry as an entertainer, seminar instructor, and composer/arranger.

Mr. Cutchen holds the B.A. in Music Theory and Composition from Asbury College (KY) where he studied composition with James Curnow.  He holds the M.M. in Theory and Composition from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida where he studied composition under Dennis Kam and conducting under Lee Kjelson.  In addition to teaching, he is currently president of Future Hope Ministries, a non-profit itinerant music and education ministry based in Dallas, TX.

Score catalogue

Amazing Grace - for Alto Sax and piano - Theme and Variations - Solo instrument + piano (Alto Saxophone)
Amazing Grace - for Bb Clarinet and Piano - Theme and Variations - Solo instrument + piano (Clarinet in Bb)
Amazing Grace - Solo Flute and Piano - Theme and Variations - Solo instrument + piano (Flute)
And Can It Be - for Alto Sax and Piano - Theme and Variations - Solo instrument + piano (Alto Saxophone)
And Can It Be - for Bb Clarinet and Piano - Theme and Variations - Solo instrument + piano (Clarinet in Bb)
And Can It Be - for Bb Trumpet and Piano - Theme and Variations - Solo instrument + piano (Trumpet in Bb)
And Can It Be - for Flute and Piano - Theme and Variations - Solo instrument + piano (Flute)
Baroque (Brass Quintet) - Brass quintet
Beginnings - for Concert Band (Wind Symphony) - Initial download includes: COVER, 8.5x11 Score and PARTS - Concert band / wind band
From the Lips of Children - Psalm 8:2, For SATB Choir and optional children's vocal part - Choir
It's a Great Day - For 3 part, SAB Chorus - Choir
Jesus Loves Me-a Contemplation - for solo piano - Solo instrument + piano (Solo)
Man of Sorrows (Hallelujah! What a Savior) - Alto Sax and Piano - Theme and Variations - Solo instrument + piano (Alto Saxophone)
Man of Sorrows (Hallelujah! What a Savior) for Flute and piano - Theme and Variations - Solo instrument + piano (Flute)
Man of Sorrows (Hallelujah! What a Savior)-Bb Clarinet and piano - Theme and Variations - Solo instrument + piano (Clarinet in Bb)
Man of Sorrows (Hallelujah! What a Savior)-Bb Trumpet and piano - Theme and Variations - Solo instrument + piano (Trumpet in Bb)
O Give Thanks To The Lord - II Chronicles 20:21 for 2-Part Choir - Choir
String Quartet 1 - Two Movements - 1. Ay-ray-nay, 2. Kuh-reese - String quartet
We Welcome You (Baruch Ha Ba) - For SATB Choir with optional Hebrew phrases - Choir