Paul is a San Francisco native who came to Denver to study at DU’s Lamont School of Music. He obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Jazz and Commercial Music with an emphasis in guitar performance. During his time at DU, he was the youngest student ever to be named Outstanding Jazz Undergrad. Paul currently performs with a number of groups around Denver and leads his own jazz/pop trio. He also plays guitar and sings backup in the Denver-based rock band Vetta Star, which was recently featured in Channel 93.3’s Hometown for the Holidays Competition. With 10 years of playing experience and 5 years as a teacher, Paul helps students better understand the instrument and gain the ability to play what they want to play.