Paul studied at Oberlin College Conservatory of Music in Organ Performance and Choral Conducting. He also studied piano, music history and theory. He received his Masters Degree in Organ Performance from SUNY Fredonia, which included additional studies in composition. Paul is a highly experienced and accomplished musician with extensive skills as an organist, pianist, accompanist and choral conductor. He has held and performed in multiple concerts and pre-show performances at Shea’s Performing Arts Center and many other venues nationally and abroad.
As an organ builder/owner/operator, Paul Staley (along with Niagara Organ Works partner, David Bond) built the Arrison pipe organ at Christ Church and played the dedicatory concert. Paul Staley is a highly skilled and respected musician and has been with Christ Church since 2015.