Paul Dateh





Paul Dateh is a musician, host, and educator from Los Angeles, California. His work has been seen by millions on the web, through television, and in print.

Paul has composed and arranged music for a variety of clients including AT&T, Google, Kanye West, Nickelodeon, Sony Ericcson, Miley Cyrus, and L’Oreal/Mizani. He also co-created the score for the short film “NANI”, directed by Justin Tipping. The film was chosen as an official selection of the 2012 Berlin Film Festival.

Currently, Paul is working on a record titled “Invisible World”. You can keep track of his progress at Paul also teaches private violin and vocal lessons at Beat Lab Academy in Eagle Rock, CA. Lessons can be scheduled by calling (323) 999-7815, or by visiting





Take Your Shot: Weight of Love (short film)
Musical Score
Present by AT&T and ISAtv
2013 "Take Your Shot Awards" Winner: Best Original Score

Wong Fu Productions “When it Counts” (mini series)
Musical Score
Presented by AT&T

Wong Fu Productions “Away We Happened” (mini series)
Musical Score
Presented by AT&T
2013 Effie Award, Effective Marketing

NANI (short film)
Musical Score
Winner of the 2012 Bronze Student Academy Award
Official Selection of the 2012 Berlin Film Festival

Chase Bank - “Concert Tickets” (regional commercial)
Music Consulting & Arranging

Nickelodeon 2012 Halo Awards
Music Consulting & Arranging with On-Camera Performance
Nationally-televised awards show, hosted by Nick Cannon

DS2DIO: REMIXED - Madd Chadd & Paul Dateh
Musical Score and On-Camera Performance

Kanye West at Coachella Music Festival 2011
Music Consulting and Co-Arranging
H.A.M. Intro

The LXD: The Uprising Begins - I Seen a Man (Season 1, Ep. 10)
Musical Score

Notable Awards:

2012 Ableton "Beat the Clock" Competition
Grand Prize
"16 Hours"

Heineken Music Initiative
2004 R&B Songwriting Grant Recipient

Paul Dateh

Live Shows

Live Shows

Notable Past Performances:

Low End Theory with Yeuda Ben-Atar a.k.a. Side Brain
January 2015

NAMM 2015 Steve Wozniak Breakfast Session
Featured Performer with Yeuda Ben-Atar a.k.a. Side Brain

Summit Series Conference 2013
Featured Performer

Featured Performer

Nickelodeon 2012 Halo Awards
Live Television Performance
Awards show hosted by Nick Cannon, broadcasted nationwide

Chicago Ideas Week 2012
Edison Talks Featured Performer

TEDxSoCal 2011
Featured Performer
"Adventures in Mashups"

TEDxCMU 2011
Featured Performer
"My Life in Music, So Far"

Learn Violin with Paul Dateh




AT&T "Take Your Shot" Short Film Series Behind-the-Scenes

YouTube Nation
Recurring Guest Host & Guest Music Curator

Learn Violin with Paul Dateh
Produced in partnership with Mahalo Inc.
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Voice Acting:

Hibakusha (Film)
Voice of Shozo Tanaka
Hibakusha on IMDb