PAUL WHALLEY -

MUSICIAN, COMPOSER, Arranger, CONDUCTOR.

 

Welcome to the website of paul whalley.

freelance multi instrumentalist, MD, composer, Arranger, orchestrator and Conductor.

"Paul is a godsend to my band- he is so easy to work with, amazingly talented and a complete all-rounder. He never disappoints and always goes beyond expectations. I find it very hard to hand my music over to other people to work on, but Paul's arranging and scoring is inspirational, tasteful and original."


Gabby Young From ‘Gabby Young & Other Animals.

 

Paul has graduated  from the Guildhall School Of Music And Dram with a Bmus(Hons) degree in Classical Tuba and Composition and an Mmus in Composition.


Both through his studies at the Guildhall and with working as a multi instrumentalist with a wide selection of groups across london, Paul is fluent at playing many instruments, including; Tuba, Guitar, Electric and Upright Bass, Trombone, Piano, accordion and Banjo.


Alongside his Instrumental work Paul is also and accomplished composer, arranger and orchestrator. He has had many of his original classical works performed at the Guildhall and at external events, and had many of his arrangements and orchestrations performed and recorded, including a recent performance of several originally commissioned arrangements for the London Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet.


He has also produced special live arrangements for various bands such as “Gabby Young & Other Animals”, “Revere” and “Koukie” which have been performed at venues such as ‘Koko’, ‘Scala’ and ‘Union Chapel’


In the Pop world, Paul has worked in various studio across London as a session musician with various producers. He is also fluent at working with Logic, Pro Tools, and Ableton both in the studio and live.


Well Versed in many styles of music from Classical to Pop, Jazz to Funk and everything in-between, Paul is a highly versatile and enthusiastic young musician.