Jonathan Woodley, Director of Music
Having joined Woodbridge School in 2023, Jonathan has a Master’s degree in Education from Anglian Ruskin University, including research projects in improving composition teaching, he also achieved a Music BA Hons.
Jonathan studied composition with Alan Bullard, specialising in Electro-Acoustic composition, and also plays the Tuba as well as the electric and classical guitars. He’s played Bass guitar professionally while touring with Little Shop of Horrors and has been a finalist for the Classic FM Music Teacher of the Year award. Having played in and with numerous local orchestras and brass bands, he currently plays Bass guitar for the Ipswich MU Big Band and Tuba with the Wolsey Orchestra.
Working with Suffolk and Norfolk SCITT for 25 years, he was responsible for managing secondary Music teacher training. Jonathan also holds a position as an examiner for GCSE and A level Music.