PASIC All-Star Steel Band, directed Tony McCutchen, CJ Menge and Dave Gerhart
Steel Band Literature: New Directions, Styles and Sources
Saturday, 2:00 p.m.
Dr. Thomas W. (Tony) McCutchen is Professor of Percussion at Jacksonville State University and Professor Emeritus from the University of Georgia, where he served as Professor of Percussion for more than 30 years. Dr. McCutchen is a Fulbright Scholar, having taught and done research in Brazil. He has presented clinics and performances in various parts of the Unites States, Canada, Brazil, Argentina, Trinidad & Tobago, Uruguay, Italy, and Taiwan as well as at PASIC, MENC, IAJE, MTNA, CMS, and GME. He performed with the RBTT Redemption Sound Setters (Steel Band) for Panorama Finals in 2005 and 2008. He is an Artist-Clinician for Ludwig/Musser Percussion, Zildjian Cymbals, Remo Drumheads, and Innovative Percussion. He hosted PASIC 1994 in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. McCutchen performs regularly on drumset with Prime Time Jazz and One Ton Tomato, steel drum with Tropical Breeze, and on jazz vibes and orchestral percussion in various professional settings.