Paul Hutchings is an active musician and composer, writing for both film and concert. His music has been featured in student films and projects at NYU, Penn State, Temple, and University of Michigan. In 2017, he conducted the world premiere of his orchestral work Four Irish Dances with the NYU Community Orchestra, which received a standing ovation, and was a finalist in the Lyra Society competition for his solo Harp work, Damhsa Sa Ghaoth.
As a trumpet player, Paul regularly performs in the greater Philadelphia area: at weddings, with classic rock band Cherry Lane Band, and can be heard on New York-based jazz fusion band C3's debut album "The Unanswered Question". He was a 6-year member of the Youth Orchestra of Bucks County, traveling with them on 2 overseas tours to Europe, and was the winner of their 2015/2016 Concerto Competition.
Currently studying Composition and Computer Science at Temple University, Paul is engaged in numerous activities, such as founding the Temple University Brass Choir, the Temple Film Orchestra, and conducting research on applications of AI and Machine Learning to sample-based music production.