Jonathan Brown

NSSO Chorus Master

Jonathan was a chorister at New College, Oxford, a music scholar at Sherborne School, and a choral scholar at Royal Holloway College, from where he embarked on a professional singing and teaching career. He has recorded and broadcast extensively with a number of choirs, touring Australia, the USA and across Europe.

In June 2007, as Director of Music at Pangbourne College, he conducted a service from the Falkland Islands Memorial Chapel in the presence of Her Majesty the Queen, the Prime Minister and assembled dignitaries, commemorating the 25th Anniversary of the Falkland Islands conflict, which was broadcast live globally on BBC1 and on national radio. In 2014, Jonathan moved to Malvern College as Director of Music.

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Music & Drama Education Expo London 2020 February 26, 2020

Next week (4-5 March 2020), we’ll be heading to the eighth Music & Drama Education Expo in London. It’s one of the largest exhibitions and conferences for music and drama education, with more than 150 exhibitors and a comprehensive programme of workshops, seminars, debates and interviews across the two days. The event is free to […]

The Sheku Effect January 21, 2020

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Best Classical Music Education Initiative Nomination November 26, 2019

We are delighted to announce that the National Schools Symphony Orchestra (NSSO) has been shortlisted for the Best Classical Music Education Initiative in Music Teacher magazine’s annual Awards for Excellence.   This award honours an education project which has used classical music in an innovative way, shown musical excellence and has had a positive impact on […]