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Jonathan Kennedy

JonathanJonathan Graduated with a BMus (Hons) from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in June 2015.

He was privileged to sing with the RCS Chamber choir in every year of his studies at RCS. He was also in the Chorus for a number of Operatic productions such as; Betrothal in a Monestary, Die lustige Weiber, La Clemenza di Tito, La Rondine and Dido and Aeneas. In his second year, he won first place in the ‘Jean Highgate scholarship for singing’ at RCS.

As a principal, Jonathan has sung the roles of ‘Count Almaviva’ in Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro (Opera dei Lumi) ‘The Host of the Garter Inn’ in Vaughan William’s Sir John in Love (RCS), ‘Antonio’ in Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro (RCS), ‘Norton’ in Rossini’s La cambiale di matrimonio (Raucous Rossini)and ‘Grosvenor’ in Gilbert and Sullivan’s Patience (East Kilbride G&S).

On the concert platform, he has sung as the soloist for; Faure’s Requiem, Bach’s Coffee Cantata, Bruckner’s Abendzauber and Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis. In November, Jonathan will be Bass soloist for Handel’s Israel in Egypt with the City of Glasgow Chorus.

In September, Jonathan will be continuing his studies at RCS on the MMus programme under the tutelage of Alan Watt.