Paul studied composition at the Royal Academy of Music and at Goldsmiths’ College. He has written highly acclaimed scores for Film, Television, Theatre, Dance, and the Concert Hall.
He is recipient of various prizes and Awards including ASCAP and Ritzy awards and the Charles Lucas prize.
Paul’s film scores include the Oscar nominated An Education directed by Lone Sherfig and starring Carey Mulligan, Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day, directed by Bharat Nalluri and starring Amy Adams, the Peep Show team’s Magicians, Brit Flick Confetti, starring Martin Freeman and Jessica Hynes, Ten Minutes Older, which featured contributions by directors Jean-Luc Goddard, Mike Figgis, Spike Lee, Werner Herzog and Jim Jarmusch.
Notable films for Television include Hamlet, a location-set feature version of the RSC’s acclaimed production starring David Tennant, An Englishman in New York, starring John Hurt, and David Hare’s Page Eight, for which Paul is nominated for this year’s Ivor Novello Award for best television soundtrack.
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