This Week...

Live Music

June 4th I'll be at Revival Drum Shop 8-10pm with ECM recording artist, alto saxophonist and composer, Tim Berne.June 6th at 7pm-my band, Phrasology, Improvisation Summit of Portland (Sandbox Studio) and then at 10pm, with Tim Berne performing his original piece "Static"...

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May 4th, 2014 Andrew Jones Trio

Tabor Bread

Scott will be playing Sunday, May 4th... an early gig at 2pm at Tabor Bread as part of bassist Andrew Jones' trio.Andrew Jones-BassJohn Gross-Tenor SaxophoneCutshall-DrumsMore info...

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Cutshall's Phrasology 6/6/14 Improvisation Summit of Portland

2014 ISP

Scott Cutshall's Phrasology Presents-Mind/Moon/CircleA suite of improvised music following the organic curve of a human's life from birth to death, from non-enlightenment to enlightenment.Through music, pre-written Zen koans and on-the-spot painting, this multi-culti...

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Performance with Tim Berne 6/4/14 and 6/6/14

Outset Series and Improvisation Summit of Portland

Scott will be performing with New York City based, ECM recording artist, alto saxophonist/composer, Tim Berne on June 4th and 6th, 2014...first, at the Outset Series at Revival Drum Shop and then two days later at the Improvisation Summit of Portland. The Outset Series...

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On the Radio--this Friday...

KBOO Radio Appearance

Scott will be appearing this Friday night at midnight on KBOO, 90.7FM, at 12 midnight. There will be live music and some interviewing going on. Scott's band will be a trio comprised of:Cutshall-Drums & PercussionIan Christensen-Tenor SaxophoneAndrew...

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PSU, Tuesday Jan. 21st 5-7pm


January 19, 2014 - January 22, 2014


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December 5th: Elliot Ross Trio

Corkscrew Winebar

Scott will be appearing with the Elliot Ross Trio, December 5th at Corkscrew in Portland.Elliot Ross-GuitarAndrew Jones-BassScott Cutshall-Drums

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Nov. 20th Scott Cutshall's Phrasology Quartet...

Revival Drum Shop

October 4, 2013 - October 17, 2013

Revival Drum Shop-

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On The Blog

Fuck the GOP...

Posted August 10, 2018 @ 2:45am by S. Cutshall

Such a complete chickenshit – he and his followers are. Read More...



The Sins of The Son

Posted October 19, 2015 @ 12:45am by S. Cutshall

My dad died.18 years ago my mom died.On May 17th of this year I became an orphan. A 51 (now, as of 9/22/15, a 52) year old orphan. And it's weird. Odd. Off-putting. Reality inducing. Cryptic. Bittersweet. Occasionally tear-filled, wake-up-in-the-middle-of-the-night "Holy Shit"... Read More...



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