Dan Gautreau is an award-winning Composer / Producer / Mixer.

Dan has a reputation as one of the UK's leading composers and delivers high quality music for Television and Film. You can find his recent work on shows such as  Lethal Weapon (Fox) Top Gear (BBC), Love Island (ITV), and Saturday Night Live. Feature film song credits include The Inbetweeners Movie (Sony Pictures), Big Game (Samuel L Jackson) & Delivery Man (Vince Vaughn).

Dan often collaborates with artists and has achieved Top 20 chart success as a songwriter, with acts like Ben Haenow (X factor) W-inds, and Anna Tsuchiya as well as production  & mixing credits with artists like Ben Howard (Island) and Paulo Nutini (Atlantic).


In 2018 Dan and LA based composer Tom Howe formed Score & Songs, a boutique production music label in partnership with EMI PM & APM.


First Cut Music is based 1 hour from Edinburgh, Scotland and is a private facility owned by Dan Gautreau. The purpose of the building is to be a creative hub for musicians, composers, and artists. 

Studio A is a fully floated production / mix room designed by Level Acoustic Design. It houses an SSL AWS 948 Delta Console, Barefoot Monitoring and a long list of vintage and modern outboard.

 Studio B is a flexible writing / production space.





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 First Cut Music Ltd 2020.

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