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DIRECTOR OF MUSIC

Jonathan Bligh is a passionate advocate for young singers in Australia. He is a Vocal Coach, Ensemble Singer and Music Educator.

He is currently studying a Master of Music at the Westminster Choir College (Princeton, USA) and has a Bachelor of Music (Elder Conservatorium, Adelaide), Graduate Diploma of Education (University of Adelaide)
and a Licentiate of the Royal Schools of Music (London). 

Jonathan has worked as conductor of groups such as the Young Adelaide Voices, Tutti Choir, the Adelaider Liedertafel 1858, The Adelaide Harmony Choir, The Kapelle Singers, The Australian Girl's Choir to name a few.

His directing experience has also included a number of musicals including Footloose, Les Miserables, Gypsy and Spring Awakening.

 

Jonathan was Head of Vocal Studies at The Scots College (Sydney) and previously worked as a senior music teacher in the Selective Entry Performing Arts Program at Charles Campbell Secondary School (Adelaide).