Paul Christopher Greene
Born in Germany to an opera singer and a poet-painter-lawyer-scholar, Paul Christopher Greene’s artistic and musical talents were recognized and nurtured from an early age. Classically trained in the violin, composition and music theory since age 7, photography at 10 years of age, and videography at 15, he became a professional full time night club DJ and music coordinator by age 17 culminating in mixing live on WXRT in 1998. He studied art, music, film, and audio engineering at many fine schools beginning with middle school at the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools, going on to pursue higher education at The Art Institute of Chicago, Columbia College, Roosevelt University, Interlochen and Steven’s Point Schools of Music as well as countless master classes and certification training with the preeminent software and hardware manufacturers that have changed the face of digital content creation and led to his beta testing and consulting for such company’s as Avid Digidesign (for v1 of Protools TDM), Apple (for v1 of Logic Audio), Opcode, Antares Systems (for the v1 release of Autotune) and more. In 1998 he designed, built and opened the worlds first professional digital recording and mastering studio (Alien Sound) and was featured on the November 1999 cover of Mix Magazine and on Apple.com in 2004 for his work on thousands of albums and media projects. He has been featured in a variety of worldwide industry magazines, newspapers and rare television appearences including Audio Media, Keyboard and EQ magazine, and recognized many times for his creative and technical work including a 2003 gold web design award for his production company’s website creative. Versed in all facets of visual, auditory and interactive media, his wide range of multi-displinary skills have led him to produce, direct and consult on a wide variety projects for an even wider variety of industries and clients including; Sony, Universal, Ogilvy & Matthers, Adidas, Mini Cooper, Seagrams, The City of Chicago and more. While currently focused on film, event and music production and composition, he relishes the challenge of nearly any creative endeavor.
Mr. Greene lives in Forest Park with his partner, 2 dogs, and 5 cats, is a second degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do, and actively practices meditation, yoga and martial arts.