Repertoire: Solo recitals, service playing, ensemble playing, accompaniment. All areas of solo and non-solo classical organ repertoire, for use both in sacred or secular context.
Trained: BMus (Hons) – Royal College of Music (2007-2011)
Organ teachers – David Sanger; Margaret Phillips; Sophie-Véronique Cauchefer-Choplin
Profile: Jonathan became Assistant Director of Music at Gloucester Cathedral in March 2014, where he is the principal organist for the cathedral services, accompanist to the Gloucester Choral Society, Musical Director of the Saint Cecilia Singers, and Accompanist to the Gloucester Three Choirs Festival Chorus. He has a reputation at home and abroad as one of the most dynamic young performers of his generation. Increasingly in demand as an organ recitalist, Jonathan’s recital career to date has taken him throughout the UK, as well as France, Germany, Italy, the USA and Australia. He has performed solo recitals at Canterbury Cathedral, Westminster Cathedral, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Westminster Abbey and Saint-Sulpice, Paris. He has appeared at St. John’s, Smith Square and in the Queen Elizabeth Hall (Southbank Centre, London). He has played performances of Duruflé’s Requiem and Leonard Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms. As an accompanist, he has broadcast live on both BBC Radio 3 and 4, and as a conductor on RUV Radio (Iceland).
“….a musician who is endowed with that elusive ability to turn the basic prose of printed music into notes of sublime musical poetry…..” Kent County Organists Association Journal, May 2010
“Jonathan was fabulous and I strongly recommend him for any other bookings you have.”
Reger – Hallelujah, Gott zu loben