Paul Buckmaster

Jun 13, 1946 – Nov 7, 2017 (Age 71)


Paul Buckmaster, arranger and conductor who worked with rock musicians David Bowie, Elton John, and the Rolling Stones, has died at the age of 71, according to an announcement on Twitter from McDaniel Entertainment. For full coverage and obituary from, click here.

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As a musician and arranger, I say without hesitation that Paul was one of a kind. He was brilliant, innovative and marvelously talented. A true trend-setter, and someone many of us looked up to. Saddened by his passing, but will never forget his genius. Namaste.

I am so sorry to read about the loss of this very talented man. May God's word comfort you and may you have peace in His love. (Psalms 9:9, 10)

I would like to express my deepest condolences to the family for their loss of a talented man. May you find comfort and help in God during this time of mourning.

My sincere condolences to the Buckmaster family and friends. May the God who binds up the brokenhearted and comforts all who mourn sustain your family during this very difficult time. Isaiah 61: 1, 2.

Miss you Paulie!

Dear friend Paul........I am so devastated to hear that you have left us. I treasure the fact that I as able to let you know just how much your music has meant to me over the years. Finding you, and chatting with you, was definitely one of the highlights of my life! It will take me so very long to process the heartbreaking news of your passing. Praying for your family, friends, and fans at this most difficult time.

So sorry for your loss family and friends. God has promised to give us a future and a hope. Jeremiah 29:11. Hopefully his promises can lift your spirit and strengthen you during this difficult time

I thought highly of Paul, a charming, talented man with a brilliant mind. I am heartbroken that he has left us sooner than he should have. My love and prayers to his family.