A school like no other,
where future leaders gather,
and minds and music matter.
Harris Institute ranked the top private school for a 6th year in the 2018 'Media Arts Education Report'. The Report states, "Harris Institute is the best school of its kind in Canada. Highly Recommended ". The college is the only school in both Billboard Magazine's "Top 11 Schools" and Mix Magazine's "Audio Education's Finest".
Congratulations to Harris Alumni who won an unprecedented ten 2017 JUNO Awards for: 'Group of the Year', 'Single of the Year', 'Rock Album of the Year', 'Country Album of the Year', 'R&B/Soul Recording of the Year', 'Producer of the Year', 'Songwriter of the Year', 'Blues Album of the Year', 'Pop Album of the Year', 'Adult Alternative Album of the Year'. Details in News.
Alumni received 197 awards and nominations in the last 2 years. They contributed to the #1 Billboard hits 'Beauty Behind The Madness' and 'Earned It' by The Weeknd; 'Roar by Katy Perry; 'Wrecking Ball' by Miley Cyrus; 'Sugar by Maroon 5; the soundtrack for 'Fifty Shades of Grey'; the music for the 'Mad Max' trailer; sound design for Ubisoft's 'Assassin's Creed Unity' and the sound mix for Orphan Black, Vikings & Silicon Valley.
Harris Institute is the only school in North America to have achieved four 0% Student Loan Default Rates. The Arts Management Program has achieved eight 0% Default Rates and the Audio Production Program has six.
An unprecedented partnership with the University of the West of Scotland offers students the opportunity to earn a college diploma and a university degree in 20 months or 2 diplomas and a Master's Degree, in 32 months.
VP Bob Roper, President John Harris, VP Doug McClement
The Audio Production Program , Arts Management Program and Music Business Professional start on March 26, 2018, July 16, 2018 and November 12, 2018 and are taught by 62 active industry leaders.
The college is located in a century old 15,000 square foot industrial building in Old Town Toronto designed in 1907 by Massey Hall's architect George M. Miller. The campus includes 3 recording studios designed by internationally acclaimed faculty member Martin Pilchner that feature the TEC Award winning SSL AWS Console. The SSL Case Study is at "World Renowned School Advances" .
The music industry is growing after years of decline and will soon experience exponential growth . We look forward to preparing the next generation of music professionals for rewarding careers in an exciting new era.
Information Tours with President John Harris are on the 1st Wednesday at 6:00PM and 3rd Thursday at 12:30PM every month. Dates and directions at link below.
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