Description of the services of Broadway composer/writer Jonathan Brielle. He is available for Concerts, Master Classes, and will occasionally do private lessons.
Jonathan performs concerts and leads master classes.
Concerts: Having performed everywhere from hometown Asbury Park’s Convention Hall at age 17, to the clubs of LA and New York, Jonathan currently appears with his all-star, 8 piece band, a modern, hard swinging romp through the funny and touching events of his life. His band includes a rotating group of players from the Rolling Stones, Paul Simon, Sting, and a host of music’s notable stars and he usually presents surprise guest stars as well. He continues to perform his work solo on piano and guitar, appears live on radio as well as performing re-discovered tunes by Johnny Mercer, who’s foundation he serves as board member.
Master Classes: Jonathan has developed educational programs and leads master classes at universities, middle schools and high schools in song writing, lyric writing and the Great American Songbook. Master Classes include University of Miami, Frost School Of Music, The Bruce Hornsby School among others.
He has appeared on numerous radio shows in the US and abroad, including NPR, performing and speaking about his own work as well as the influences of writers from the Great American Songbook.
He continues to mentor a limited number of private students from his NJ studios as well as on Skype, and accepts students through audition only.