Since leaving the Royal College of Music in 1991, Paul has made his living as a versatile player on the London scene. Paul has recently been appointed as visiting Multi-Instrumentalist Consultant at Birmingham Conservatoire of Music and is a visiting lecturer at Trinity Laban and Chethams School of Music.
His current job is Wicked in the West End, a post he has held since the show began.
Previous West End Shows he has performed on include: Billy Elliot, Guys and Dolls, Les Miserables, The Producers, Mary Poppins, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Full Monty, My Fair Lady, Ghost, Top Hat and most recently Miss Saigon.
TV and studio work include: LWT Parkinson, BBC Open University and BBC Can’t Sing Singers, but the majority of his work is theatre based. Touring shows include: Sunset Boulevard, Kiss me Kate, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Half a Sixpence and Ain’t Misbehavin.
Work outside of the musical theatre genre include: Scottish Opera, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Welsh National Opera, Chameleon Arts Orchestra, CHROMA and the occasional late night cabaret at Madame Jo Jo’s.
Paul offers private consultation lessons in Bedfordshire; for more details please visit: www.paulsaundersclarinet.co.uk
“I have had the pleasure of working with Paul on many occasions, in West End productions and in my own concerts all over the UK. Paul is a truly gifted musician, his passion for music and his professionalism make him a joy to work with” Louise Dearman www.louisedearman.com