Paul Cutlan

Short Bio

Paul Cutlan's uniquely expressive voice as a multi-instrumentalist and composer is informed by many styles. He holds degrees from the Tasmanian Conservatorium of Music and Sydney University.

He has performed with the Tasmanian and Sydney Symphony Orchestras, the Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra and the Australian Chamber Orchestra.

Paul was a member of the Australian Art Orchestra for 15 years and continues as a member of MARA! after 20 years.

He was composer and musical director for the acclaimed theatre production Birth of the Cool for the Sydney Festival, with subsequent seasons in Edinburgh and Germany.

Other theatrical work includes the Sydney and New York seasons of Diary of a Madman for Belvoir, and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead for Sydney Theatre Company. Paul has been commissioned by Ars Musica Australis, The NOISE string quartet, Divergence Jazz Orchestra and Jenny Eriksson.

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