James Paul, Choir Director
James Paul is a music educator, choir director, composer and performer with a diverse background including conducting choirs, teaching music in schools, facilitating corporate workshops, creating and directing musical and theatrical shows, running music therapy groups, composing music for choirs and orchestras, and performing internationally as a singer and instrumentalist.
James currently conducts a dozen choirs in Sydney, including the Sydney Street Choir, the Sutherland Shire Choral Society, the Riverwood Community Choir, the Telopea Youth Choir, as well as running choir programs in 4 schools.
As a corporate workshop facilitator James has run team-building sessions and corporate singing workshops for the likes of Sydney Water, AMP, PwC, Macquarie, Virgin Australia and many others.
James has previously taught music at Juvenile Justice centres around Sydney, targeting young people at risk and/or with mental health issues and created and conducted a choir for young people with Downs Syndrome. He has also created choral programs in numerous public schools across NSW and loves nothing more than creating music in a fun, supportive and nurturing environment.