Who we are
Jonathan Lee studied at the Junior Royal Academy of Music, in Stellenbosch (South Africa), and at Cambridge University. Whilst at Cambridge he read for a degree in music, was an organ scholar at Sidney Sussex College, and studied the organ with both Nicholas Kynaston and John Wellingham. He is organist at Berkhamsted Parish Church,staff accompanist on the NLMS music course, and in 2017 he directed the RSCM National Course in South Africa. He has been musical director of Berkhamsted’s Castle Choir since its launch in 2013. Accompanying and continuo work takes him all around Europe including work with the Gewandhauschor and the Bach Choir of Madrid, both with the Chiltern Chamber Choir, as well as work much closer to home. He regularly accompanies a wide variety of choirs, singers and instrumentalists.
Jonathan was for many years a music editor working for music examinations board, ABRSM, and has been responsible for several sets of the ubiquitous ABRSM piano exam anthologies. He is an active music producer and has made recordings with Amici Voices, St Marylebone Parish Church Choir, the London Gay Men's Chorus, Peterborough Cathedral Choir and the Beauregard Youth Choir.