A selection of library albums featuring music by Paul Williams
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Paul Williams’ production music credits include 18 albums for Universal Production Music and Warner Chappell Music, such as The Piano Sessions, and albums for Vibrant Music and Soho Production Music, including Essential Songbook 1, Song Jukebox and Gypsy Jazz. He won the 2014 Library Music Awards’ Best Track for Black Treacle (Squirky Music Publishing).
Paul Williams trained at the Royal College of Music and at Jesus College, Cambridge University. He has published over 3000 works, often working to tight budgets. Much of his music is Production/Library based and can be found in the catalogues of Universal Production Music (UPPM), Warner Chappell, APM, Soho Production Music Amphonic, Gung Ho, Squirky and BMG/Vibrant, sometimes writing under pen names Terry Day and Jason Mason. Last year he won Best Wildcard Library track at the Library Music Awards and has also won a Buma/Stemra award.
Paul also worked at BBC radio for a while and was involved with producing Sony Award winning musical documentaries with John Lennon, Elton John, and Paul McCartney. He has produced BBC tracks by Led Zeppelin and David Bowie. As a member of the band Nowomowa, Paul composed and recorded with Phil Manzanera of Roxy Music on the seminal album The Wasted Lands.
Paul records at his state-of-the-art studio in Cheam, Surrey.
Paul is an accomplished jazz and big band pianist, playing regularly with top session musicians.