Category of Artist
Artiste, or LMD Artiste
Mr. Shurvone M. Brathwaite is a Musician, Educator, and Inclusive Education Advocate from the island of Tobago. His performance experience includes clarinetist for Tobago’s premiere concert band, Glorious Sounds; Lydians Singers; Trinidad and Tobago Youth Philharmonic. At present, he serves as Principal Clarinet for The National Philharmonic Orchestra of Trinidad and Tobago. As an Educator, he has taught in the general and special education classrooms at primary and secondary levels. He holds a Certificate in Entertainment Business from UWI – Roytec; a BFA in Performing Arts – (Music) from The University of Trinidad and Tobago, a MEd from Framingham State University; and is currently pursuing a Graduate Diploma in Business Management with Oxford Graduate College. At present, he works at Moruga Secondary School in south Trinidad and is a Certified Customer Service Facilitator with the Tobago Hospitality and Tourism Institute in conjunction with The Tobago Tourism Agency. His community work includes serving as the Director (Academic Integration) on the Board of The All-Girls Alliance Percussion Ensemble (AGAPE) and Member of PSCU Cooperative Society Limited’s Credit Committee.