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
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, the Hamptons International Film Festival, and the Atlanta International Film Festival. 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.