Jonathan Barlow is a classically trained guitarist and multi-instrumental film music composer who's recordings are available on Universal, BMG, and EMI. His very personal approach utilizes traditional and idiosyncratic techniques on a host of instruments evoking a spirit of the elemental, organic, and intimate.
He's made music for Emmy winning programs on PBS, NPR’s Morning Edition and Invisibilia, Animal Planet, Logo, Ovation, Vogue, AAA Insurance, Dropbox, Eddie Bauer, Airbnb, museum exhibits, an iTunes Editor's Choice film, Jane Goodall's MasterClass, and films that have screened at festivals like SXSW, AFI DOCS, and Festival de Cannes.
His sheet music is published by houses in France, the UK, and the United States. He’s contributed to Soundboard: the Journal of the Guitar Foundation of America. His work has been performed in concerts in the USA, South America, and Europe.
”masterful, filled with keen musical insight" (All Music Guide)
“innovative, Barlow has carved a place for himself” (Classical Guitar Magazine)
“slick instrumental tracks blending guitar, cello, and a dash of creativity, he creates a world you want to live inside” (Indie Shuffle)