Amine Kabour

  • 2 rue Houcine Abdesslem, cité 5 Juillet - 05000 Batna Algérie
  • +213 551 252 839
  • amine.kabour@emptyair.com
Amine Kabour

passionate classical guitarist aims for a solo recitalist career

Education

Education
Sep 2010 - Jun 2016

Bachelor of Classical Guitar

IRFM Classical Music Institut - Batna

subjects studied include; solfeo & music theory, History of music & arts, theatre and classical guitar.

Jan 2013 - Jun 2013

Certificate of Accomplishment in Photography

City College of Constantine

I have taken intensive photography classes in a private school for six months. I learned how to process & print a film, create a fresh batch of chemicals for the darkroom, and earned some quite advanced Photoshop tips.

Sep 2011 - May 2013

Associate of Arts

Maison de Culture El Amir Abdelkader, Batna

second-year (promoted to associate) : An intern at the Recording Audio Studio in the Amir's Center for Performing Arts; Record faculty, guest, chambre ensemble as well as student audition recordings.

Sep 2008 - Jun 2011

Fundamental License in English Literature

Constantine School of English Literature & Civilization

awarded with Distinction.

Jul 2007

Literature High School

certificate, at Lycée Frantz Fanon, Constantine

Professional Experience

Work History
Sep 2014 - Jun 2015

Volunteer Music Teacher

IRFM Classical Music Institut - Batna

Teaching music theory & classical guitar initiations to group of young children through government after school program. Tracked progress, collaborated with parents, and worked with students to prepare for school contests and special concerts.

May 2014 - Jul 2014

Volunteer Docent

Ville de Constantine / London Center for Architecture

Lead groups of individuals on architecture & History walking tours in the old Constantine;
Examine buildings from the 18th century to the present day, explore the aspects of life of the Othoman era, the music & arts, and the architectural detail of the old city as well as the institution, individuals and visionaries of that time.

Apr 2013 - Aug 2013

Student Reporter / Photojournalist

Covered & shot a local manifestation, wrote field reports & edited interviews  for a daily newspaper "Le Jeune Indépendant".

Jul 2012 - Jul 2013

Volunteer Booking Agent

K Production - MYRATH

Booked, managed and performed a two-week concert tour in Algeria with a groundbreaking international metal band "Myrath".
Oversaw logistical and contractual issues for over 30 shows in 2012 & 2013.

2010 - 2012

Music Chronicler

French Metal

Music critic & live reporter for “French Metal” (music webzine)

2009 - 2011

French-Arabic-English interpreter

Worked for a Japanese businessman on his occasional business trips in Oran.
Learned to get in touch with key people in a corporation and served as an interpreter during business meetings.

Artistic Experience

Skills

Artistic Management

Co-produced, released & managed the marketing campaign of a full-length album.
Learned how to use a recording studio, how to handle communication budgets and schedules, including interviews, shows and launch parties.

Language

  • Arabic/French/English trilingual 
  • Italian: intermidiate
  • German: beginner
  • Japanese: notions

Computer Skills

 Operating Systems:   Windows, Mac OS, Linux (Ubuntu)

 Software:
                  
Video editing:      Adobe     Premiere,     Final     Cut     X
                 
Sound editing:     Steinberg     Cubase,   Ableton    Live
                                                       Reaper,             Audacity,          Wavelab
                  
Photo editing:      Adobe  Photoshop,    Adobe  Lightroom