Staff Arranger Jon Burr

Staff arranger and Site Admin Jon Burr

Staff Arranger Jon Burr is also the site administrator for Active as a bassist, composer, and arranger since the beginning of his career, Jon’s arranging and composition work has appeared on recordings by Chet Baker, Sir Roland Hanna, Barry Miles, and Arlyn Valencia. As a bassist he’s performed or recorded with Tony Bennett, Stan Getz, Horace Silver, Stephane Grappelli, Mark O’Connor, Rita Moreno, Barbara Cook, Eartha Kitt, and many others.

The Jon Burr Big Band had its debut concert January 8 2013 at the Baha’i Center in NYC, which was recorded for possible release.

Jon writes in a variety of styles, ensembles large and small, with experience in many instrumental configurations.

Please use the email form to obtain examples of our work on material under copyright.

Concert Band:


Jazz Quintet:

Arrangements for Vocal and Piano for Gary’s Music Ministry (used by permission of the composer)