Harbourside IT News

Summer Classes Starting Soon!

It’s all about “Creativity In The Mix” at Harbourside IT! Learn at the only Pro Tools and Ableton certified audio engineering and music production school in Canada and make your dreams come true! By graduation, students will achieve the level of proficiency and confidence required to [Read more…]

SAE Institute Acquires Harbourside Institute of Technology

We at Harbourside IT are extremely excited to announce that the world’s leading creative media school, SAE Institute has acquired Harbourside Institute of Technology (HIT). SAE builds on a proud tradition of exceptional post-secondary education spanning 54 campuses in 28 countries, [Read more…]

John Sawa Brings Home The Hardware

Harbourside IT post-audio instructor, John Sawa, continues to have success in the film and television world! His latest project, Van Helsing won an Alberta Media Production Industries Association (AMPIA) for best sound in a Drama over 30 minutes! Congrats John and Propeller Studios INC!!

Pro Tools supports Dolby Atmos Mixing

You may remember that 2 years ago Avid posted a story about the announcement on the Dolby Avid partnership and then it all went quiet. Well, it seems like a swan, where very little appears to be happening above the surface, but [Read more…]

Harbourside Nights 12

Harbourside Nights 12 is upon us again – at the Seven Dining Lounge – Friday 21st April. Artist Showcase & Grad Celebration for Students, Alumni, Friends and Family of Harbourside IT! Join us for a full night of good food, [Read more…]

Sonic Farm rise to new heights

Harbourside IT instructor, Boris Drazic’s company, Sonic Farm keeps rising to new heights. Here is a recap of their recent achievements: In January 2016 Sonic Farm’s Creamliner, was nominated at the  NAMM show for best innovative design in the category [Read more…]

Lionzgate Wrap Up at the Armoury

Lionzgate is made up of Harbourside IT instructor, Sam Ryan and graduates, Keanna Arnason and Jarrett Plett. They have just completed the mixing of their first album at the legendary Armoury Recording Studios with recording engineer, Paul Silveira. We wish them [Read more…]

Ableton 101 Intensive Announced

We are pleased to announce that the next Ableton 101 Weekend is just around the corner! Saturday & Sunday April 22 & 23 10am – 4pm Hosted by Certified Ableton Trainer and head of the Electronic Music Program at Harbourside [Read more…]

The Deep creativity of Amanda Wourms

HIT alumni A.J. Wourms is starting to make quite a splash as a singer and songwriter. Check out her new page dedicated to her writing/composing projects. Wild Eyes, You Will Regret This, Paradise, Benjamin Bunny, Merry Go Round, It’s Not [Read more…]

Clayton Charleyboy and šxʷʔam̓ət

Harbourside Institute of Technology alumnus, Clayton Gianni Charleyboy , oversaw the Sound Design of the powerful new play, entitled, “šxʷʔam̓ət” (home), which was produced by Theatre for Living (Headlines Theatre) Created and performed by a mixed Indigenous and non-Indigenous cast and production team, [Read more…]