Jonathan Ten Brink is an exciting Baritone active in opera, concert, and chamber music. His “big voice” that “rumbles like foghorns” (Pioneer Press) is regarded as “rich” (Madison Magazine), “heartwarming” (Examiner), and “possessing considerable agility (Grand Rapids Press).
He has performed more than 25 opera roles and given hundreds of performances in the concert setting across 30 states. A frequenter of the chamber music scene, Mr. Ten Brink enjoys the collaborative process of creating a meaningful experience for performer and listener alike.
An adept and creative teacher, Mr. Ten Brink brings out the best in his students. He takes a personal interest and tailors his pedagogical approach based on the specific needs and goals of the individual. His students have been accepted into graduate studies in voice, hold teaching positions, and had successful careers in Classical vocal performance, in Musical Theater, and as recording artists.
Jonathan holds degrees from Calvin College (BA), Bowling Green State University (MM), and the University of Minnesota (DMA). He has taught voice at Shorter University, Crown College, North Central University, and Concordia College.