William Paterson University, B.A, Fine & Performing Arts
Guitar, Bass Guitar, Ukulele, Mandolin, Banjo
He is past President and Business Agent of Northern New Jersey Musicians' Guild, Local 16-248 of the American Federation of Musicians, past Vice-President of the New Jersey State Council of the American Federation of Musicians. A member of Local 802 (New York City) of the American Federation of Musicians and past President of the Eastern Conference of Councils, American Federation of Musicians. Former member of Musicians Protective Association, Local 466, American Federation of Musicians, El Paso, Texas. He was also legal counsel to Local 248, American Federation of Musicians (now Local 16-248) 1995-2013.
Paul is musical director of Pastor Paul & the Dixie Deacons, and musical director of the String Jazz Society. Paul performs regularly as a solo artist, with the Hungry Hollow Group, the on the Lam Dixieland Band, Mystical Kirtan, The Fuzzy Special, the classic rock Band Foor, The Pomona Jam Band, and numerous other artists. He was arranger and musical director for singer, the late Ron Giles.
In 2011, he released a solo CD entitled Got a Lot of Living To Do. The CD features solo acoustic guitar arrangements from the Great American Songbook.