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Paul Oehlers

Associate Professor
Department of Performing Arts

  • Additional Positions at AU

    Associate Professor of Audio Technology
  • Paul A. Oehlers is most recognized for his "extraordinarily evocative" (Variety) film scores. Films incorporating his music have screened at the Berlin International Film Festival, the Philadelphia Festival of World Cinema, the Indiefest Film Festival of Chicago, and the Hamptons International Film Festival, where the film Paul scored, Most High, captured the Golden Starfish, the largest independent film award in the United States. The film went on to win the Grand Jury Prize at the Atlanta International Film Festival and the Prism Award for Outstanding DVD of the Year. His electronic music compositions have been performed in the United States, Canada, England, Cuba, Brazil, Germany, Italy, France, Korea, and South Africa. Paul was named the Margaret Lee Crofts Fellow by the MacDowell Colony for 2006.
  • Degrees

    DMA, Music Composition University of Illinois; MM, Music Composition, University of Illinois; MA, Teaching (Music Ed.), University of the Arts; BM, Music Composition, University of the Arts
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