Paul Barker is a freelance composer and Music Education Consultant who studied music with Patric Stanford at Leeds University in the United Kingdom. He Specialised in piano and composition and also holds a Degree in Music Education and a Diploma In Music from the World Music Foundation. Many of his works such as ' Roquiem' , 'MASSIve' and 'Images of Christmas' have been published and performed around the world and he has also written for major events such as the recent Hong Kong World Environmental Conference at the HK Convention Centre. He has also been placed first in the UK Songwriting Contest and also represented Hong Kong with a first place award in the International Music Aid Competition. His repertoire also comprises 3 full musicals including Paradise Park which reached the finals of the Vivian Elis Prize Competition in London and extensive work for theatre, radio and video in the UK and Middle East. Many of his choral works have been performed by leading choirs around the world including the Australian Youth Choir. 'MASSIve' has recently received high profile performances in Hong Kong, South Korea, United Kingdom and Germany. He is currently working on a new catalogue of music for the Nuvo Instrumental Company, showcasing content on the UK Knowledge Rocks ipad App and in December 2014 was a finalist in the UK Songwriting Contest with the seasonal song 'Angels In The Wind' and Commended Award for 'Pie Jesu' from 'MASSive'.