“Most notable was his exceptional work in the areas of brand marketing, communications, event promotions, website/ social media development and media partnership development.”
Gregory A. Carroll (as CEO American Jazz Museum)

Decades of extensive experience,

education and training

in all relevant aspects of

successful company operations management,

personnel leadership

and general business administration . . .


Christopher Burnett Quintet set at the 2017 Roots Festival


Recent project


ARC Founders Quintet – Christopher Burnett, Erica Lindsay, Sumi Tonooka, Andrew Stinson and Jeff “Siege” Siegel performing to a full-house (Kansas City).


Media appearance interview promoting the Gem concert series as marketing director for the jazz museum with Kacie McDonnell of KSHB 41 (NBC) television news.


Interim CEO Ralph Reid, Executive Staff, and Associates – American Jazz Museum, 2016.


Photograph of East 18th Street from the corner of Vine Street. It is one among thousands taken while working as the director of marketing for jazz museum.


Jazz Ambassador Magazine | February/March 2009 – Feature Article


The Leblanc Bell | Spring 1998 – Feature Article


Waynesville Daily Guide – Feature Article
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Organized my first Press Conference at the American Jazz Museum in 2011 (FOX 4 Television Crew)


NATO Honors Ceremony – 1991


Armed Forces School of Music student graduation – 1993


Kansas City Youth Jazz Fundraiser – 2009


With Mr. Leon Brady and Kansas City Youth Jazz chaperones as faculty rep during KCYJ performance trip


Live at the Hollywood Theater with The Elders


On KSHB (NBC) promoting arts
On KSHB (NBC) television promoting arts


ICA with Conn-Selmer District Manager
2016 ICA with Conn-Selmer District Manager


Keynote Speaker, Dwight D. Eisenhower VA Medical Center


Mr. Burnett conducting an interview as Reporter and Staff Writer for the Fort Leavenworth Lamp newspaper.


Featured performer – Drum Room in KC (2006-07)

The ARC Label partnered with the American Jazz Museum in 2015 for a very successful week in the museum’s club exhibit.

KCUR 89.3 FM Up To Date with Steve Kraske


Mr. Burnett performing with the Kansas City Chiefs Jazz Band, “The American Jazz Museum All-Stars”