Antoine “Breadfruit” Khouri is Today’s Honoree

BreadfruitBorn in London, England producer, conductor, pianist, and double bassist Antoine Khouri also know as ‘Breadfruit’ has been called a “master” of all things music. Graduating from the prestigious New World School of the Arts in Miami, FL. Khouri went on to receive a Bachelors Degree from Florida State University in Music Education with an emphasis in String Education. He also holds a Masters Degree from the University of Miami Frost School of Music in Media Writing and another Masters Degree from FIU School of Music in Performing Arts Production.

Although his primary instruments are the Piano and Double Bass, his skills as a musician far exceeds his ability to play various instruments, produce, compose his own music, and as a Musical Director, conduct numerous ensembles.

Khouri has worked along side numerous artists such as Alicia Keys, Musiq Soulchild, Erykah Badu, The Isley Brothers, Bobby McFerrin, Black Violin, Dr. Ed Calle, Wendy Pedersen, and many others as well as being invited to conduct his groups at charity events for Russell Simmons and Rush Philanthropic, to the Universoul Circus, and at the world renowned Carnegie Hall.

In addition to Khouri’s extensive performance background with a countless number of ensembles under his belt including the Miami City Ballet, FIU’s Symphony Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra and Wind Ensemble, Jubilate Symphony Orchestra, the Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra of Florida State University, the Florida A&M University Jazz Band, Symphonic Band, and Flute Choir, his knowledge of Music ranging from, Classical to Contemporary Music provides for a fresh approach to his latest endeavor, A. Khouri Blueprint.

A. Khouri Blueprint, is a merger of Khouri’s new music that he has produced and written that focuses on bringing back the orchestra, to today’s contemporary music culture. Khouri is also perpetually collaborating with other artists in different genres, as well as producers, songwriters and engineers to display high level productions of today’s adept musicians to the world, defying genre norms.

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A. Khouri Blueprint, is a merger of Khouri’s new music that he has produced and written that focuses on bringing back the orchestra, to today’s contemporary music culture. Khouri is also perpetually collaborating with other artist in different genres, as well as producers, songwriters and engineers to display high level productions of todays adept musicians to the world, defying genre norms.

Visit Antoine “Breadfruit” Khouri for more information.

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