Jonathan is the founder of Music Nation having spent years honing his teaching craft as a private and group tutor in the Leeds and Bradford area as well as a clinician in the UK and internationally. He has been an active member of the music education scene in Leeds and Bradford, West Yorkshire for many years teaching individuals, groups and arranging masterclasses with many of the country's top guitar players including John Wheatcroft, Tom Quayle, Steve Phillips, Rick Graham and Jon Gomm.
Jonathan has been playing since he was 13 years old and has been a member of Jazz, Soul, Blues, Metal and Swing bands in the past and currently played slide guitar with Leeds band Rising High Water.
“I progressed more in the first 2 lessons than I had done in 9 months on my own and have been making decent progress ever since.”Phil Sanders
“Jon is very patient and makes learning a fun experience as well as keeping the tutoring structured and very easy to follow I enjoy every lesson and feel good when I have practiced at home on the tasks that Jon sets us. ”Chris Greenwood, Bradford
“The lessons are relaxed, informative and tailored to suit individual requirements.”Neil Pickard, Middleton - Leeds