«Leonard J. Paul» - biography, albums, songs, video clips

Leonard Paul attained his Honours degree in Computer Science at Simon Fraser University in BC, Canada with an Extended Minor in Music concentrating in Electroacoustics. He has a ten year history in video game audio coding and composing working on titles such as Electronic Art’s Need For Speed: Hot Pursuit 2 and Rockstar’s Max Payne 2.

As a professional musician and composer, he has worked with film, theatre and dance. He was the composer for the multi-award winning documentary The Corporation by Mark Achbar which is currently the highest-grossing Canadian documentary film in history. As a performer, he plays in the electronica duo unspoken in Vancouver. In March 2003, he toured in Germany with Urban Guerilla Records playing clubs as ‘Freaky DNA’ in Hamburg, Munich and Berlin.

He is a proficient speaker and has done lectures at the Game Developer’s Conference in San Jose, the Banff New Media Institute and the New Forms Festival in Vancouver. He teaches Video Game Audio full-time at the Vancouver Film School.