American Verdi Baritone Jonathan R. Green (CCC alum) is originally from the south side of Chicago and now resides in the Washington Heights neighborhood of New York. Jonathan is an alumnus of Chicago Children’s Choir (’91-’01) and toured internationally to South Africa (’96), Italy (’97), The UK (’99), Germany, Austria and Hungry (’01). After graduating from Kenwood Academy, Jonathan attended the Oberlin Conservatory of Music (’05) and studied with Richard Miller. Jonathan also attended Indiana University Jacobs School of Music studying with distinguished Professor of Voice Tim Noble and the University of Kentucky studying with Dr. Everett McCorvey. Jonathan has been a soloist with the National Choral (NYC) performing as the baritone soloist in Carmina Burana. Jonathan is also a member of The American Spiritual Ensemble touring throughout the United States and Quito Ecuador. Jonathan has internationally performed at the Semperoper (Dresden), Deutsche Oper am Rein (Düsseldorf), Teatro Pèrez Galdòs (Las Palmas), Teatro Massimo Bellini (Catania), Teatro di San Carlo (Napoli) and most recently Teatro Regio (Torino). His operatic credits include the title roles of Rigoletto, Falstaff, and Figaro (Mozart and Rossini), Scarpia (Tosca), Renato (Un ballo in maschera), Guglielmo (Così fan tutte), Marcello (La Bohème), Crown and Lawyer Fraizer (Porgy and Bess), Sid (Albert Herring), Capulet and the Duke (Romèo et Juliette), Germont (La Traviata) and Alberich (Götterdämmerung). Jonathan is the Chief People Officer of The Opera Collective, a company dedicated to making opera accessible to everyone in New York with performances in the subway stations of New York with the Music Under New York program and virtual concerts.