Jonathan Marshall is a Michigan-born Classical Guitarist/Composer. He is the Director of Guitar Studies and Assistant Professor at Grand Rapids Community College. Jonathan is the director of the GRCC International Guitar Series, and the GRCC Community Guitar Ensemble/Society. He is also the director of the GRCC Virtual Youth Guitar Competition. Mr. Marshall currently performs solo and with Guitarist Brian Morris in the Grand Rapids Guitar Duo. Jonathan has composed numerous solo/chamber classical guitar works and is published through Guitar Chamber Music Press. Jonathan also owns and operates Jonathan Marshall Guitars (Concert Classical Guitar Dealer).
He studied under the classical guitarist and vocalist Brian Morris at Grand Rapids Community College, Carlos De La Barrera at Grand Valley State University, and completed his Master's degree at the College-Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati under Professor Clare Callahan. Jonathan has participated in Master Classes with Manuel Barrueco, Denis Azabagic, Ana Vidovic, and Oscar Ghiglia. He took second place in the Columbus, Ohio College Guitar Competition, and recorded a CD in 2006 titled, "Modern Classical Guitar."