Jonathan's Music: Past, Present, and Future

Please contact Jonathan to enquire about performing or commissioning old/new music 

Upcoming premiere - Birdbath (2021)

For solo flute and piano accompaniment.

Written for Amy Rose Irvine (flute).

As a member of 'Konom' - Konom (2021)

The debut album from Manchester-based progressive-metal band Konom.

Featuring Jonathan on keyboards, orchestration, and arrangement.

The Course of Empire (2020)

A symphonic progressive-rock album in five movements, fully scored for live orchestra and rock band. Based on Thomas Cole's painting cycle The Course of Empire.

Red Kite (2019)

A setting of Alan Llwyd's poem Yn Hebog Uwch Felindre (The Hawk over Felindre) for soprano voice and piano. Performed live at 'Draig-Lóng: A Musical Celebration of Welsh and Chinese Culture' at Powis Hall, Bangor University.

'An Unwanted Trip to the Woods' (2019)

Score for short horror film. Includes original diegetic music for in-car radio and club. Collaboration with German filmmaker Nicolas Schimmelpfennig.

'Goose' (2019)

Score for short documentary. Collaboration with Welsh filmmaker Connor Flinn. About Bangor University security guard and squash coach of the same nickname.

Nocturne Diurne (2018)

A composition for wind quintet in two movements. An exploration of jazz harmony and melody in contemporary music.

Petrichor (2018)

A contemporary perpetuum mobile and fanfare for large orchestra. 

Automata (2016)

A progressive-rock concept album, based on a new original story inspired by George Orwell's 1984 and the life of Oskar Speck.

Music for an Individual (2015)

A string quartet inspired by minimalist composers.