Paul Frick was born in Berlin. He took composition classes since the age of twelve with Il- Ryun Chung. From 2000 to 2008 he studied composition with Friedrich Goldmann at Universität der Künste Berlin. Together with Daniel Brandt and Jan Brauer he forms the group Brandt Brauer Frick. In August 2018 Paul Frick's solo debut album Second Yard Botanicals appeared on Apollo/R&S Records.