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Jonathan is a signed recording artist, writer and producer. He has collaborated with writer-producers Joshua Blair (Mark Ronson, Bruno Mars), Sophie Daniels (Joelle Moses, Westlife), Paul Stanborough (Guy Chambers, Cathy Dennis), Mikko Gordon (Nigel Godrich), Bruce Hughes (Jason Mraz), Will Hicks (Ed Sheeran, Lily Allen), Igor Haefeli (Daughter), Kevan Gallagher (Annie Lennox) and Brad Mair (Romeo Blanco) in studios across the UK and the US. In 2013, Jonathan’s double A-side ‘Blind Belief’, which was recorded, mixed and mastered in Austin, New York and Portland, received strong support at UK radio, with the club remix peaking at number 11 in the club charts.
Jonathan also works as a standalone songwriter on a range of artist projects, including Alberto Diniz (Recognition Management), Robbie Boyd, Charlie Weaver (Gary Barlow’s Future Records), James McLean and Mark Thompson.
Jonathan is an experienced songwriting tutor. He is the Acting Programme Leader for the Songwriting degree programme at The Institute Of Contemporary Music Performance in London. He has also delivered masterclasses at Middlesex University and the BRIT School, is a lead facilitator at London Song Company and coaches writers independently.