Tennessee has become a hub for exceptional artists, musicians and songwriters and a large number of them have emerged from the city of Memphis. Memphis native Bart Orr is an emerging artist and producer who is widely known for his drum, keyboard and organ skills. Bart’s unique style and matchless charisma is carving the way for him to become one of the most sought after musicians, producers and musical directors!
The brilliancy of Bart Orr’s acclaimed artistry at drums, keyboard and organ has widely recruited him into setting, sharpening and stylistically syncopating the tempo behind Shirley Caesar, Myron Butler, Vashawn Mitchell, CeCe Winans , Earnest Pugh, Leandria Johnson, Dorinda Clark Cole, The Full Gospel Baptist Mass Choir, Tasha Cobb-Leonard, Lisa Knowles & The Brown Singers and The Walls Group. The precision of his rhythmic articulation can be also be felt pulsating behind Kurt Carr, Jekalyn Carr and Timiney Figueroa.
Bart currently serves as the Musical Director of Brown Missionary Baptist Church in Southhaven, MS where his father, Dr. Bartholomew Orr is the Senior Pastor.
Bart has also established a popular presence on social media. Bart launched an internet challenge to musicians and singers – “The Twinkle Twinkle Little Star Challenge”. This challenge created an overwhelming response and excitement for musicians and singers all over the country. Since this viral challenge, Bart’s social media presence has grown and sparked more challenges and followers who groove and glean from his phenomenal artistry.