Paul is a woodwind teacher, conductor and composer. He studied saxophone performance at the Sydney Conservatorium, before running the Sindel-Marshall Music Studio in Sydney with his wife, Louisa, for 15 years before moving to Armidale for the start of 2016.
Paul conducts many ensembles including AYO and Tilbuster Wind Ensemble. As a composer, many of Paul’s pieces are included in AMEB exam syllabuses (clarinet, saxophone, bassoon and cello). In 2018, Paul was commissioned by the Armidale Youth Orchestra to compose a celebratory 50th anniversary piece. The Armidale Symphony Orchestra has recently performed his orchestral pieces, Landscapes and Gara Gorge.