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A Championship Season Indeed!
Harris Institute is the first school in North America with graduates nominated for all the leading music, film and television awards (Grammy, Juno, Oscar, Emmy and Canadian Screen Awards). Harris Alumni and Faculty received 142 awards and nominations in the last 2 years.
Alumni 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' and the music for the 'Mad Max' trailer. Mike Denney, one of the college's first graduates, won the CCMA 'Record Company Person of the Year, his MDM Recordings won 'Record Company of the Year' & MDM artist Jess Moskaluke won 'Female Artist of the Year'.
Stephan Moccio, who has been managed by Hams honours grad Jamie Porter since 1995, is nominated as a co-writer or co-producer with The Weeknd for six 2016 Grammy Awards and the "Best Song" Oscar Award for "Earned It" from the film Fifty Shades Of Grey. The Grammys are on CBS on February 15, 2016.The Oscars are on ABC on February 28, 2016. Martin Pilchner, Associate Director of the Audio Production Program, was nominated for two 2016 TEC Awards for 'Studio Designer of the Year'.
Harris Institute is the only school outside the US in Billboard Magazine's 'Top 11 Schools.' The college ranked #1 with A+ in the 2014 and 2013 'Media Arts Education Report' and it is the only private school "highly recommended" in the 2016 report.
An unprecedented partnership with the University of the West of Scotland offers Harris students the opportunity to earn two diplomas and a Master's Degree in 32 months. The schools Arts Management Program is the only college program in North America to achieve six 0% Student Loan Default Rates.
The Audio Production Program (APP) and Arts Management Program (AMP) start on March 21, July 11 and November 11, 2016 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 new 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.
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Where Are Harris Alumni Now? (PDF)
2015 Media Arts Education Report Card
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