The term THE SAVVY MUSICIAN, first popularized in David Cutler’s renowned book with the same title, means many things. But its essence is captured in a single word:
Savvy musicians seek equilibrium throughout most everything they pursue.
The Savvy Music PROFESSIONAL…
...designs a career that balances income, impact, and inspiration.
The Savvy Music TEACHER…
...builds a curriculum that balances technique with ownership, hard work with fun, the creative genius of composers past with the creative genius of students present.
The Savvy Music PERFORMER…
...programs events that balance passion for the
art with connection to the audience.
The Savvy Music PRE-COLLEGE STUDENT…
...seeks experiences that balance artistic excellence with curiosity, exploration, and relevance.
The Savvy Music COLLEGE STUDENT…
...insists on balancing graduate requirements with what is necessary to succeed.
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A Suzuki Tune Explosion
SuperNova, an exhilarating composition by David Cutler, dramatically reimagines SUZUKI BOOK 1.
While melodies remain unchanged, accompaniments are virtuosic, exploratory, and super fun, inspired by different musical genres.
Cultivate YOUR Creative Genius
SuperNova SuperCreativity eSchool, geared towards intermediate/advanced string players and their teachers, offers engaging, accessible, actionable steps to cultivating your creative genius.
The Music of David Cutler
Cutler's music is often characterized by extreme eclecticism, interdisciplinary exploration, humor, and other surprises.
Take a look, take a listen, and enjoy!
Turbocharge Career & Success
David Cutler’s groundbreaking books, which address innovation and success, have shaped a generation of artists.
The Savvy Musician
The Savvy Music Teacher
Dr. David Cutler is one of the world’s most sought after presenters on music/arts entrepreneurship, leadership, innovation, and team-based problem-solving.
Thoughts on Innovation, Creativity and Success in Music
The Savvy Musician Blog considers issues related to music entrepreneurship, education, leadership, technology, and creativity.