Paul studied jazz & contemporary music for 4 years in Newpark Music Centre and DCU. Subjects included ensemble performance, composition, arranging, sight-reading, ear training and rhythm studies.
He has taught guitar, voice, bass and ukulele in Mullingar Music School, The Music Institute Rathmines and in various schools for Music Generation.
He has been a professional musician for 16 years, including 9 years in a busy wedding band. During this time he also sang and performed classical guitar at church weddings with Nicola McGuire.
Paul is currently touring with The Three Tenors Ireland as a baritone singer. He also performs bass, guitar and vocals in several acts including Flavorful (trio), Soul Mates (5-piece), The Funk Family (5-piece), Soultown Groove (9-piece with brass) and The Metabolix (9-piece with brass)
Paul has also performed in many original acts a bassist, guitarist, vocalist and songwriter. A song that he co-wrote was nominated for a meteor award. He has performed original music in venues such as The Olympia Theatre, UCD Ball, Trinity Ball and Whelans.