Biography Paul Finley
Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity highlight Paul Finley from Austin TX, one of a unique collaboration of the Franciscana Costa collective musicians from the United States, Brazil and Latin America offering a free music download at the conclusion of the Year of Faith.
Guitar virtuoso Paul Finley is in truth a storyteller; the music that come from these hands create places, characters and dreams. 2002 to 2008 were on the road worldwide with the Austin Texas based duo Spoken Groove. As a former faculty member and graduate of the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music, Paul studied with guitar legends Michael Hedges, Ben Verdery and a host of others. As an instructor he’s taught guitar clinics in the United States, England, Germany and Australia. A young Canadian boy named Justin Bieber was one of the many pupils Paul helped nurture along in their skills. Paul is a working musician in every sense of the word. His 3 solo CD’s attest to our ongoing romance with sound.
Paul has been a musician for Diocese of Austin events since 2002. You may his music supporting Bishop Joe Vasquez’s radio addresses and after daily mass on Relevant Radio.