Following this, he took a position at the Royal Northern College of Music where he studied with Julian Plummer and Lizzie Davis. During his time at RNCM, Jonathan studied abroad for a year in Paris and Leipzig with André Cazalet and Thomas Hauschild respectively.
After graduating, Jonathan joined Southbank Sinfonia a little while into their 2014 season after which he did a year of study at the Royal College of Music with Jeff Bryant, Simon Rayner, and John Ryan. Since then Jonathan has been freelancing with a number of orchestras in London and the rest of the UK and in November 2016, took up place as a temporary member of the Philharmonia's horn section.
In his spare time, Jonathan enjoys reading, climbing, and food.