David Cullen Biography

Date of Birth: September 22, 1942 (74)
Birth Place: ENGLAND
Gender: Male

Studied composition with Howard Ferguson and Richard Rodney Bennett at the Royal Academy of Music in the 1960s. He is best known as an orchestrator of musicals, particularly those of Andrew Lloyd Webber Cats, Starlight Express, Song and Dance, Aspects of Love, Sunset Boulevard, By Jeeves, Whistle Down the Wind, The Beautiful Game, The Phantom of the Opera, The Woman in White, Love Never Dies and most recently The Wizard of Oz.

David Cullen Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Tony Awards - 1999 - Best Orchestrations
David Cullen, Swan Lake
Drama Desk Awards - 1990 - Outstanding Orchestration
David Cullen, Aspects of Love
Drama Desk Awards - 1988 - Outstanding Orchestration
David Cullen, Phantom of the Opera