Paul Blackstone is a highly sought after musician and pedagogue in the central Texas area. He is principal horn of the Round Rock Symphony (Central Texas Philharmonic beginning Fall 2019), and 3rd/associate with the Mid-Texas Symphony. Paul enjoys an active freelance schedule from September through June in the central Texas area. He also maintains a small private studio. From November 2018 to May 2019, Paul is serving as interim Lecturer of Music in Horn at Texas State University.
Some musical highlights include many performances with the San Antonio Symphony, as well as subbing in the Toronto Symphony, touring with the Symphony Orchestra Yucatán from Mérida, Mexico, and playing with the Hornsmen as soloists with the Beijing Philharmonic in Busan, Korea. Paul graduated from the Universities of North Texas and Illinois, and holds the coveted title of ABD from the University of Texas at Austin.