Paul Clark, Ear Opener, 2008

Paul Clark

Paul Clark is an artistic director and composer for Clod Ensemble. He has written original scores for all the company’s productions to date. He has also written four chamber operas including The Weather Man (Opera North 2004-9) and liebeslied/my suicides (ICA/Genesis Foundation 2004). He has written dozens of scores for theatre, from the fringe to the National Theatre, in the UK and internationally for directors including Katie Mitchell, David Farr, Lois Weaver and Judy Hegarty Lovett.

He has also written for film and TV, for directors including Arnaud Desplechin and Emily Young and collaborated with a huge range of musicians from Dangermouse to Mark E Smith. Awards include an Arts Foundation fellowship in 1999.