Paul Evansmith

Composer ~ Arranger ~ Producer ~ Performer


Welcome to the home of Paul’s music. Here’s a quick look a few new songs. As always these do not represent all of my music just what I’ve been working on lately.

Predestined Paladin

Paragon Pursuit

Amaranthine Oracle

Archaic Valor

more to be found in my Audio page


Paul Evansmith is an experienced multi-instrumentalist specializing in composition for film/dance and improvised music. His main backgrounds are from American Jazz, Classical, an eclectic mix of international styles as well as “just everyday soundscapes.” A writer as well, Paul breaths poetry into whatever instrument he touches. Paul majored in classical oboe and saxophone performance, as well as studying flute, percussion and music composition first in a commercial music degree at CalState Long Beach and continuing at Arizona State University.  In Arizona he worked as a staff composer and accompanist for ASU’s dance department and professional theaters companies. Currently he works for the Lewis and Clark dance department accompanying classes as well as performing with various projects around Portland.  Some of those associations are Vagabond Opera & Hungry Opera Machine, AnnaPaul and the Bearded Lady, Wanderlust Circus Orchestra, Klezmocracy, Three for Silver, Baksana, The Cedar Project, and many more.


New music fresh from the new studio!

A sampling of songs from a few different projects

Predestined Paladin

Paragon Pursuit

Archaic Valor

Amaranthine Oracle

The Rise of Rose P.

The Adventures Of Mr. Hogele Hemmiester

Before Awakening

The Agreeable Waltz of Penny P.

Something Free

Compositions for film, theater and dance

Intro from ARCHIVES of the FANTASTIC

Failing Battle

Main Theme – From One Rose

Sax Trio – From One Rose

Piano and Strings – From One Rose


The Chase


(Light and Dark)

Compositions for ensembles

August Eve

Saidi E

The Lost Track

The Steps Of Pioneer Square

Solo Compositions


Birch Bark 

Old Fashion Staple Remover

Electronic music compositions

A New Journey

Sax and Flute



a place for notes, poetry, prose about the life of composing



Coming Soon



Please feel free to contact me with any questions or comments.

Thank You