Jonathan Mann is one of Wales’ most exciting musicians. Prize winner at the Jeunesses Musicales International Conducting Competition 2015 in Bucharest, he received the George Enescu Philharmonic Orchestra prize and an invitation to make his Polish conducting debut in 2016.
As founder and Music Director of the Cardiff Sinfonietta he has overseen the orchestra’s expansion over a 11 year period. They have broadcast for the BBC and S4C and regularly work with renowned soloists including Leonard Elschenbroich, Benjamin Grosvenor, Sunwook Kim and Julia Lezhneva.
Jonathan is also Principal Conductor of Size Zero Opera, London premiering cutting edge operas by the new generation of composers and Artistic Director of Music for Life, Thailand which is a slum orchestra project for impoverished children in Bangkok.