Paul Austin Kelly

Paul Austin Kelly has had a musical career spanning the stylistic spectrum.  As an operatic tenor, he sang leading roles at the New York Metropolitan Opera, the Royal Opera, and La Scala.  As a crossover singer he performed with the Kenny Clayton Trio, toured as guest artist with Lesley Garrett, and made numerous appearances on BBC radio.  Paul also formed his own children’s music company, Walking Oliver, produced a catalogue of CDs, and has amassed a huge repertoire of his own instrumental and vocal music recorded at his home studio in Sussex.

For Allegro Media Group, Paul produced several CDs, including Hawaiian music, Blues, and Christmas songs.  For many years, he has been a leading composer for EECI Publishing, writing and recording songs for Korean children learning English.  In addition, he has recorded for several other companies, including Online Session Singer, and Stiching Global Kids Show.

Facile in a wide range of musical styles, Paul is comfortable writing and recording in such genres as classical, pop, folk rock, jazz, gospel, electronica, and of course, music for children.

An American expat, Paul has been living in the UK for the past 16 years.



A Cat Came Fiddling, ABCs (The Alphabet Song), Aiken Drum, All Snug in Their Beds, All Through the Night, An Irish Tale, Animal Fair, Away In A Manger, Ballydavid Lullaby, Billy Boy, Bingo, Bones in the Body, Boogy Woogy Buggy, Buffalo Gals, Bug Hunt, Carrion Crow, Casey Jones, Claire's Song, Cockles & Mussels, Counting Rainbows, Crazy Mind of the Farmer, Dance to Your Daddy, Dem Dry Bones, Dem Dry Bones, Doctor Foster, Don't Talk to Strangers, Don't Want No Bones for Christmas (I Want an Electric Guitar), Down in the Valley, Drill, Ye Tarriers, Drill, Drunken Sailor/Fiddle Tunes, Eileen Ogle, Every Star that Shines, Follow the Drinking Gourd, Funny Duck, Geekshow, Geordie, Grandma's in the Cellar, Groundhog, Harmony is the Answer, Haunted House, Henry My Son, Higgeldy-Piggeldy, Home on the Range, I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day, I Know An Old Lady, If I Had A Hammer, Incy Wincy Spider, Jenny Jenkins, John Henry, Johnnie's Lost His Marbles, Keith's Cupboard, Life is For Learning, Life Recycle, Little Boy Blue, Little Boy Blues, Little Jumping Gene, London Bridge, Long Time No See, Lubricate the Joints, Mary Had A Little Lamb, Maya & I, Michael Rosen Rap, Mike's Wedding, My Bonny, New King Cole, Newcomers, Old MacDonald, On A Train From Dublin, On Top of Old Smokey, Opera Rap, Phoning Around, Pickle in my Pocket, Settle Down With You, U Thang U

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