Biography

Paul is an award-winning composer, specializing in original compositions for film, television, commercials, and other screen media. Paul prides himself on helping clients tell their story through custom, tailor-made music for the screen. Originally from Sydney, Australia, Paul currently lives and works out of New York City.

Commercials:
· Morgan Stanley
· Mazda
· Exxon Mobil
· Google Chrome
· Brita
· Gatorade
· Crest
· USAA Insurance

TV/Web Series:
· Catfish (MTV)
· Girl Code (MTV)
· Australia: The Story of Us (Channel 7 Australia)
· The Grindr Guide (Dir. Damien Dunstan)

Film:
· No More (Short Dir. Jeanine Frost)
· Gros (Short Dir. Adam Taylor)
· Gunderwilly Road (Short Dir. Harrison Woodhead)
· Forget Me Not (Short Dir. Emily Dean)
· Tangerine (Short Dir. Miranda Nation)
· Moth (Short Dir. Meryl Tankard)

Awards/Notable Achievements:
· 2014 Finalist Capital Hearings Composer Competition
· 2013/14 Finalist APRA/AMCOS “Tropscore” international film scoring competition
· 2012/13 Finalist APRA/AMCOS “Tropscore” international film scoring competition
· 2013 Full Scholarship – ASCAP/NYU Buddy Baker Memorial Film Scoring Workshop
· 2012 “ArtStart” extraordinary talent grant – Australian Council of the Arts
· 2012 Nomination – Best Original Score “Moth” dir. Meryl Tankard – St. Kilda Film Festival
· 2010 Nomination – Best Original Soundtrack “You Are Beautiful” – 15/15 Melbourne International Film Festival
· 2009 Winner – Best Original Soundtrack “Real Magic” – 15/15 Melbourne International Film Festival
· 2004-6 Winner – University of Sydney “Frank Albert Prize For Music”

Education:
· Australian Film Television & Radio School (Graduate Diploma 2010)
· University of Sydney (Bachelor of Arts [Music Composition] 2006)

For examples of Paul’s work, please visit the Showreel page.