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

Dan has built a reputation as one of the UK's leading producers, specialising in artist driven songs 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 co-writes with artists and has achieved Top 20 chart success with acts like Ben Haenow (SYCO) W-inds, and Anna Tsuchiya as well as production  & mixing credits with acts 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 worldwide & APM in North America.


First Cut Music is a private studio based 1 hour from Edinburgh, Scotland. Housed in what used to be an old church, the building is now 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 gear.

 Studio B is a flexible writing / production space.

There is a live area with a 7m ceiling 

and a collection of modern and vintage instruments.





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 First Cut Music Ltd 2020.

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