A native of Vancouver, British Columbia, Jonathan began his studies on the horn under Wayne Jeffrey and went on to pursue a BM at the University of Calgary where he studied with Laurie Matiation. He completed his graduate studies at the University of Toronto and The Glenn Gould School of The Royal Conservatory of Music. Jonathan has performed professionally with groups such as the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, the Royal Conservatory Orchestra, the Atlantic Sinfonia, and Symphony New Brunswick. Active as a music educator for over fifteen years, Jonathan has taught across Canada and is currently on faculty as the resident Horn Teaching Artist at Sistema New Brunswick’s Saint John Centre.