Jim McCutcheon

Jim McCutcheon

 

Jim McCutcheon, Host of Intimate Guitar (9AM & 6PM Sundays)

Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA until age 11; the last 50 years I've lived in Dayton

What I do: As much as possible with the guitar...Own and operate McCutcheon Music (25 years) with my wife, Debbie; teach guitar at UD Wright State and Miami as well as at McCutcheon Music; direct concert series at the Dayton Art Institute; longtime president of the Dayton Classical Guitar Society

What you may not know about me:
1) my first professional instrument was the flute
2) I received my first degree in physics from the University of Dayton
3) I had a radio program ("Strictly Guitar") on WYSO in the 1980s
4) longest-running locally-produced program ("The Intimate Guitar") on Dayton Public Radio
5) I hold an amateur radio Extra Class license

One thing you may know about me: I am known to youngsters as "The Guitar Man" and regularly visit schools and preschools with a van load of fretted instruments - guitars, mandolin, banjo, lute, charango, ukulele, etc.