A professional Guitarist for over 20 years, Paul spent years honing his craft to master styles such as Blues, Rock, Acoustic, and Folk. Having frequently toured all over Ireland as a teen, Paul's journey finally led him to Coláiste Stiofáin Naofa College in Co. Cork to study Music Management and Sound Technology.
A year later he won the prestigious Ernie Ball Scholarship for Outstanding Talent and Potential permitting him to attend London's esteemed Guitar Institute of Technology. There he earned a ‘Distinction’ in his Diploma. In 2009, Paul received Student of the Year in his Bachelor's Degree of Music Performance.
Paul has since played venues such as Shepherd's Bush Empire, The Roundhouse in London and numerous pub events and other functions.
Based in Cork and Limerick, Paul plays around Ireland and the UK as a solo acoustic artist and collaborates with other musicians on his own works Preachin' Blues, and classical wedding functions.
Paul also independently operates the Guitar School of Music where he provides engaging guitar tutoring to students of all ages, interests, and ability levels.
We’re back at Riverfest Limerick this year! Playing on the Saturday night, April 30th! Three piece band live! More info at www.riverfest.ieRead More 9th Apr 2022
Paul Dunworth, Singer Songwriter from Newcastle West, Co.Limerick is releasing his new EP ‘Echoes’ on Friday January 28th and it will be available on Bandcamp and YouTube only. Paul has one of the most powerful voices on the Irish contemporary folk scene and his vocal sound on his new track invokes and echoes full of raw passion and magical melodic guitar accompaniments. The ‘Echoes’ EP evokes tales of love, loss and overcoming tragedy in life. The tracks are layered to convey dreamlike imagery delving from the subconscious mind. Paul’s unique method of music artistry lead us to a personal space of his memories of past events, weaving together words and sounds to create his own unique blend of modern folk expression. Having studied music at the London Guitar Tech, Paul has shown that he is a versatile guitarist, comfortable performing in multiple genres and this is a time for distilling those diverse influences into something very personal and closer to home. Written and Produced by Paul Dunworth Drum Files and Percussion Arrangements - Boris Baumeister, Belfort, France Mixed and Mastered by Brian Casey Wavefield Studios, Clonakilty, Co.Cork His previous EP ''Through A Forest'' was released in 2019 and received very positive and favorable reviews. Video release for ‘’The Secrets of Imagination’’ from the ‘Echoes’ EP Available Jan 21st, 2022 (YouTube Channel)Read More 15th Feb 2022