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Paul Kinnear

Guitar,Electric Bass, Mandolin, Banjo,ukelele

Education:

Berklee College of Music – 4 Year degree in Guitar performance

Professional Experience:

Paul has been playing guitar & performing professionally for over 25 years. Performing as a sideman in various situations ranging from Rock to Jazz. Paul has been a member of such well known bands as “Fit 2B tied”, “Joy”, “Soul Sensation”, “Bruce Peterson Big Band”, “Shameless”, and “Shatterproof”. Currently along with Patricia Drain he makes up the duo “Swing Set”. Swing Set has been featured on Ron Della Chiesa”s Music America, a popular radio show produced by WGBH radio. Swing Set continues to perform regularly throughout New England. Paul’s talents extend to diverse situations such as Broadway Shows, Country, Rock and Roll, and Jazz. His ability to perform in variety of different styles has kept him in demand both as a performer and as a teacher.

Recordings:

  •             Swing Set – Fit 2B Tied

Accomplishments:

  •             Established Middle Street School of Music in 1992 in cooperation with Patricia Drain.