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Minister , Music educator

Brett R. Burton, music educator, minister. Music committee Little Bethel Baptist Association, Madisonville, Kentucky, 2002—2005; Member of Music Educators National Conference (Music Educators National Conference), American Choral Dirs.Assn., Kentucky Music Educators Association (festival commission 1999—2005, Second District High School Music Teacher of the Year 2005), Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Music Fraternity (music director 1992-1993).

Background

Burton, Brett R. was born on July 13, 1971 in Madisonville, Kentucky, United States. Son of Bobby G. and Mollie Jane Burton.

Education

Bachelor of Music Education, Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky, 1995. Master of Music Education, Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky, 1999.

Career

Music director Ballard County Schools, Barlow, Kentucky, 1995—1998. Director choral activities Madisonville-North Hopkins High School, Madisonville, since 1999. Founder/director Children's Chorus of Madisonville, Madisonville, Kentucky, since 2003.

Bi-vocational music minister Grapevine Baptist Church, Madisonville, Kentucky, 1999—2003.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Actor(music director): (plays) The Music Man, Oklahoma!.

Religion

Every true believer receives the special gift from God to use in ministry.

Politics

Christians should commit themselves to pray for personal and national spiritual revival and cultural renewal.

Views

People are called to love God not only with their hearts, but also with their minds. All things should be considered through the light of reason. In order to do that, it is necessary to become aware of different points of view and be able to develop critical thinking in relation to any political or social problem.

Membership

Music committee Little Bethel Baptist Association, Madisonville, Kentucky, 2002—2005. Member of Music Educators National Conference (Music Educators National Conference), American Choral Dirs.Assn., Kentucky Music Educators Association (festival commission 1999—2005, Second District High School Music Teacher of the Year 2005), Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Music Fraternity (music director 1992-1993).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Model railroading, railfanning, travel, music.

Connections

Married Laura Grace Patterson, November 14, 1998.

father:
Bobby G.

mother:
Mollie Jane Burton

spouse:
Laura Grace Patterson