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Marty Wheeler Burnett, musician. Named American Mensa Scholarship winner, 1982-1983; Board Governor's Durbin scholar Rice University, 1984-1988. Member American Guild Organists, Association Anglican Musicians, Association Diocesan Liturgy and Music Communications (executive committee 1995-1997), Music Teachers National Association (national certified), Mississippi Music Teachers Association, Omicron Delta Kappa, Alpha Chi.

Background

Burnett, Marty Wheeler was born on April 6, 1961 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of James C. and Gwendolyn (Lewis) W.

Education

Bachelor of Music (summa cum laude), Rice University, 1988. Master of Music, Rice University, 1988.

Career

Organist, choir director, St. Paul Presbyterian Church, Houston, 1979-1983;assistant organist, St. Luke's United Methodist Church, Houston, 1983-1984;organist, choirmaster, St. Patrick's Episcopal Church, Houston, 1984-1985;director music, organist, St. Peter's By-the-Sea Episcopal Church, Gulfport, Mississippi, 1987-1991;principal parish musician, St. Philip's Episcopal Church, Jackson, Mississippi, since 1995;music instructor, self-employed, since 1987. Member Commision on Church Music and Liturgy, Diocese of Mississippi, since 1987. Staff accompanist Mississippi Conference on Church Music and Liturgy, Vicksburg, Mississippi, 1987-1996.

Coordinator Leadership Program for Musicians Serving Small Congregations, Diocese of Mississippi, since 1995.

Membership

Member American Guild Organists, Association Anglican Musicians, Association Diocesan Liturgy and Music Communications (executive committee 1995-1997), Music Teachers National Association (national certified), Mississippi Music Teachers Association, Omicron Delta Kappa, Alpha Chi.

Connections

father:
James C. W.

mother:
Gwendolyn (Lewis) W.