Paul Roe is a musician with particular interests in performance, education and coaching. He is a performer (clarinet and bass clarinet) of international repute and was Associate Principal Clarinet of the National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland from 1987-2000. He has been a member of Concorde Contemporary Music Ensemble since 1989 and has given solo, ensemble and orchestral performances throughout Europe, Asia and America.
Paul has a PhD in Performance Practice from the University of York, a Masters Degree in Community Music from the University of Limerick and he is a Fellow of Trinity College, London. As a Fulbright Scholar, he studied Klezmer performance at Mannes College of Music, New York, where he worked with internationally acclaimed clarinettist David Krakauer.
Paul is a teacher, examiner and community musician. He has developed a number of performance and educational projects with support from the Arts Council of Ireland. He currently teaches at the Dublin Institute of Technology, Conservatory of Music and Drama and at the Royal Irish Academy of Music. He has a collaborative arts practice and works regularly with Dublin City Council, Music Network and the National Youth Orchestra.
Paul represents Ireland as Chairperson for the International Clarinet Association. His interest in creative development and mentoring has led him to pursue an Advanced Diploma in Executive and Personal Coaching and further specialist coach training in the UK and the USA. He is a member of the International Coaching Federation.
Paul has performed with many distinguished musicians and ensembles including Con Tempo String Quartet, Vanbrugh Quartet, Crash Ensemble, George Lewis, Harry Sparnaay, Garth Knox, Lenneke Ruiten and Finghin Collins. He is a member of several chamber music groups, performing classical to contemporary repertoires internationally in Tokyo, Seoul, Chicago, Paris, Rotterdam, Bratislava, Barcelona, Ljubljana and Riga, among many other cities.
2007 PhD University of York, England
2000 Master of Arts (M.A.) (1st Hons) University of Limerick
2000 Certificate Facilitation Studies Meitheal
1984 Fellowship (F.T.C.L.) Trinity College of Music London
1980 Licentiate (L.T.C.L.) Trinity College of Music-London
Advanced Diploma in Executive and Personal Coaching [European Mentoring and Coaching Council]
Co-Active Coaching CTI [London]
Power of Embodied Transformation [Coaches Rising]
Presence-Based Leadership Coaching 1: Being a Development Partner [North Carolina-U.S.A.]
Presence-Based Leadership Coaching 2: Evoking Self-Generation [North Carolina-U.S.A.]
Leadership Coaching Summit Coaches Rising
Mentor-Coach Training PBC- [North Carolina. U.S.A.]
Living in Presence Coaching Course [North Carolina-U.S.A.] www.presencebasedcoaching.com
Member of Association of Coaching
International Clarinet Association
Irish Museum of Modern Art
Royal Hibernian Academy