Contact info:

Jim McCutcheon,  concert guitar (and more...)

Family, Community and Artist Series Concerts
Upcoming Performances

For Dayton area performances, phone (937) 287-7755,
or email Jim at

Outside the southwest Ohio area, please call the
G.G. Greg Agency at (216) 692-1193
or email

Saturdays 9-10 pm & Sundays, 9-10 am  Jim hosts "
The Intimate Guitar"
on Dayton Public Radio,
Discover Classical WDPR-FM 88.1 and WDPG-FM 89.9.
Listen online at

Upcoming Events (public performances are listed in brown)


Wednesday, July 19: Jim performas at Hidden Valley Day Camp in Centerville.

Thursday, July 20: Jim performas at Childtime in Centerville.

August 14-15: Jim teaches at the Dayton Guitar Society retreat in Hocking Hills

Sunday, September 10: Jim produces and performs with a dozen other guitarists at GuitarFest 2017 at Stubbs Park Amphitheater, 255 W. Spring Valley Rd., in Centerville


Thursday, August 11, 2016: Jim performs an after-dinner concert for theOhio Federation of Music Clubs State Convention.

Friday, August 12, 2016: Jim presents his Science of Music program for teh Ohio federation of Music Clubs State Convention.

Thursday, August 18, 2016: Jim performs a free concert open to the public, sponsored by the Lebanon Rotary Club at 7:00 at the gazebo in Maple Street in Lebanon.

Sunday, August 28, 2016: Jim performs the last of his summer Retrement Home Tour at 10 Wilmington place at 2:00.

Sunday, September 11, 9-10 am: Jim and some students perform at the opening day of Dayton Public Radio's Fall campaign. Listen live at 88.1 and 89.9 FM or onlline at

Sunday, September 11, 2016: 4-7 pm: Jim and a dozen guitarists perform many styles of music at the annual GuitarFest at Stubbs Park in Centerville. Free admission.

Sunday, October 2, 2016: Jim performs at the Spring Valley Potato Festival. Free admission.

Sunday, December 4, 7:30 pm at Kettering Seventh Day Adventist Church: Jim performs with the Dayton Bach Society - music of the season.
For more information, visit


Sunday, June15, 7 pm: Jim performs for Beavercreek Parks and recreation at Lofino Park  at  640 Grange Hall Road in Beavercreek. Free admission to this outdoor concert.

June 19, 5:30 pm: Jim performs at a private event at Austin landing.

June 27: Jim presents Science of Guitars at a guitar camp for Sinclair Community College

June 27, 1:00 pm: The Guitar Man appears at Germantown Library. Free!

June 28: Jim judges Irish music events for the Dayton Feis Society

June 29, 6-8 pm: The Guitar man performs for the City of Mason at the Mason Municipal Center front lawn. Free!

July 9: Jim presents The Science of the Guitar at a Sinclair CC guitar camp.

July 17, 7-8 pm: Jim performs at Bellbrook Community Park as part of their summer series. Free!

July 24: Jim performs at the Beavercreek Library, 3618 Dayton-Xenia Road.

July 25, 11:30-1:00: Jim performs for the Springfield Symphony outdoor lunch at the Springfield Art Museum. For details, call 937-325-8100.

August 7: The Guitar Man performs at Childtime in Fairborn.

August 7: The Guitar Man performs at the Goddard School in Centerville.

August 24, 7-8 pm: Jim performs at Oakwood's Smith Garden. Free!

September 14, 4-7 p.m.: Jim presents and appears at GuitarFest, Stubbs Park in Centerville.

Jim at Pottery Barn Kids
Cincinnati (left),


Jim's CDs are available at



The Guitar Man Does Science for Troy Schools

September 27: The Guitar Man performs for Troy 3rd graders.

September 28: Jim performs at a rehearsal dinner.

September 29: Jim performs at a wedding at Benhams Grove.

September 30: Jim performs at the Memorial Ceremony for the Anatomical Gift Program at Wright State University School of Medicine.

October 1-5: The Guitar Man does a residency at Franklin-Monroe Elementary School.

October 5-7: Jim performs at MiddFest International Festival, City Center, Middletown.

October 11-22: The Guitar Man is in residency at Main Elementary in Beavercreek.

October 12: The Guitar Man appears at the Lutheran School

October 16, 10:45 am: Jim performs part of a concert at the Dayton Music Club at the Kettering Seventh Day Adventist Church.

October 26: Jim performs at the Dayton Racquet Club for a  Halloween Party!

October 28: Jim performs an after dinner program for Kettering Medical Center Foundation at L'Auberge.

December 6-9: Jim performs welcoming music at the 25th Annual Wright State University Madrigal Dinners, held in the Student Union.

January 17, 2008: The Guitar Man makes a return visit to the Beavercreek Christian Learning Center.

March 2, 2:00 pm: Jim performs with flutist Joyce Long at the Dayton Art Institute representing SAI in a Tri-Fraternity recital. Free admission.

March 3-7: The Guitar Man performs his annual residency at Overfield Early Childhood in Troy.

March 23, 2:00 pm: Jim performs and presents a recital at the Dayton Art Institute featuring several teachers and advanced students from McCutcheon Music. Free admission to both the DAI and the concert..

April 12. 7:30 pm: Wright State University Alumni Evening with the Guitar, a benefit concert to help establish a perpetual guitar scholarship. Admission: $10. Other donations accepted at the WSU Music Office - 937-775-2347.

May 2: The Guitar Man performs at the annual Very Special Arts Festival held at Wright State University.

May 9: The Guitar Man Does Science for 3 different age groups of homeschoolers. Contact Anne Glaze at 513-505-1898.


School Assemblies
and Residencies
Workshops for Teachers
Upcoming Appearances
Listen to Jim's music
McCutcheon Music
Instrument Sales, Rentals, Repairs, Lessons
Guitar Advisor
National Federation of Music Clubs

Dayton Public Radio
"The Intimate Guitar"

Purchase Jim's Recordings/Books
Jim's articles on 
music education for kids
To Jim's University of Dayton webpage
To Jim's Wright State University webpage