GRAD UPDATES - Marc...

After graduating OIART (class of 1996), Marc took the focus off of the career hunt, and spent about 6 months w...

GRAD UPDATES - Dean ...

Dean graduated from OIART in 2015. Prior to graduating, Dean wrote a single with a Toronto based R&B singe...

GRAD UPDATES - Bren...

Brent Blazieko 92', aka tBone, is at his happiest and most creative when recording, mixing and producing a...

GRAD UPDATES - Glen ...

Since graduating from OIART in 1988, Glen’s career has taken him globe trotting with music as a professi...

GRAD UPDATES - Miche...

Since graduating from OIART in 2015, Michelle Hwu has been actively working in audio post-production. She bega...

Allison's blog

Hey everyone! I figured with projects gearing down and the semester wrapping up it was time for another blog p...

GRAD UPDATES - John ...

Recording Engineer/Mixer/Music Producer and Videographer John “Wheels” Hurlbut has been a recordin...

GRAD UPDATES - Mary ...

Mary Lee (’10) began her career in audio for visual media immediately after graduating from OIART’...

GRAD UPDATES - Graha...

Graham Lessard ('02) is the Senior Recording Engineer at the world famous Banff Centre nestled in Alberta&...

GRAD UPDATES - Brian...

Engineer and Mixer Brian Gallant graduated from OIART’s audio and music production school in 2010, and s...

GRAD UPDATES - Trevo...

Trevor Anderson, who graduated OIART’s music production school in 2012, is an engineer, producer, beat m...

GRAD UPDATES - Pablo...

Location recordist Pablo Villegas graduated from OIART’s audio production school in 2005, pictured here ...

Allison's blog part...

Welcome back everyone! Hope all of the OIART students did well on midterms. Anyways, with school back in fu...

GRADS UPDATE - Jay ...

Jay Perry (‘91) is the owner of Points East Audio Visual in Prince Edward Island. After graduation from ...

GRAD UPDATES - Kyle ...

After graduating from OIART’s audio and music production course in 2010, Kyle travelled all over the glo...

GRAD UPDATES - Sean ...

Cambridge, ON based Sean Giacomini graduated from OIART’s audio and music production course in 2007. He ...

Check out OIART Stud...

My name is Allison and I will be the new captain of the OIART student blog for the upcoming 2016-2017 school y...

GRAD UPDATES - Tim S...

Tim Spence graduated from OIART’s audio and music production course in 2011. He is now a Technical Produ...

GRAD UPDATES - Ben S...

Ben Spiller ('12) in an audio editor, recordist and sound designer for television, film and video games at...

GRAD UPDATES Rob Bak...

Rob ‘Muneshine’ Bakker graduated from OIART’s music production course in 2004. Working with ...

Grad News - Caitlynn...

Caitlynn Legris ('12) works at the Arden Theatre in St. Albert AB as a Theatre Technician. After graduatin...

Grad News - Alastair...

Amidst the success of July Talk’s new release, be on the look out for another hot band on the rise produ...

OIART Grads at the 2...

As the 2016 Paralympics are winding down, we thought we’d look back and pay tribute to the many OIART au...

GRAD UPDATES - Jeff ...

Jeff Pelletier, a 2004 graduate of OIART's music production course, is the Chief Engineer at Phase One Rec...

GRAD UPDATES - Brya...

Bryan Gallant, a 2000 graduate of OIART’s music production school, is the Operations Manager of The Ware...

GRAD UPDATES - Dane ...

Dane Liska ('08) is Label Manager for The Independent Label Services Group and is a great example of how g...

Grads working on pro...

Great to see our young graduates Trevor Anderson ('12 left), Alex Krotz ('11 right), Luke Schindler (&...

Taylor Cambridge win...

The Kevin Couvillon Memorial Award has been generously donated by the family of Kevin Couvillon, who felt very...

GRAD UPDATES - Simon...

Grad Simon Larochette is a recording engineer, multi-instrumentalist and owner of The Sugar Shack in London ON...

GRAD UPDATES - David...

David Ciccarelli ('00, left) co-founded Voices.com in 2004 and is truly one of OIART's great business ...

Michael Hayes visits...

We managed to catch Michael Hayes (’05) before leaving for Rio to work on the 2016 Summer Olympics. He v...

GRAD UPDATES - Adria...

Adrian Gonzalez ('05, center) is a touring live mix engineer, currently on the road with Juno winner Aless...

OIART graduate Andre...

Andrew Brown ('06) is a Tour Manager and Live Mix engineer for numerous bands. He spoke to the students to...

GRAD UPDATES - Stace...

Stacey Dodds ('96, right) is Chief Engineer, Broadcast Sound Services for Technicolor's Audio Post div...

GRAD UPDATES - Jason...

Looking forward to the new release Push + Pull by Juno winners July Talk? One of the engineers on the album is...

OIART graduate Doug ...

OIART graduate Doug McKendrick ('00) spoke to the students about touring and live sound. He is the Technic...

GRAD UPDATES - Matt ...

Matt Andersen ('99) is a Juno nominated guitarist and singer-songwriter originally hailing from New Brunsw...

Grad Craig Kadoke vi...

Grad Craig Kadoke ('91) of IATSE and the Four Seasons Center for the Arts in Toronto, home of the Canadian...

GRAD UPDATES - Ian T...

Ian Trace graduated from OIART's audio and music production school in 2012, and is currently the Electroni...

GRAD UPDATES - Ryan ...

Ryan Sanderson, 2011 graduate of OIART's music and audio production school, has been working for CBC Radio...

GRAD UPDATES - Jon B...

The Stanley Cup will be in the arena to hand to Sidney Crosby in the event of a Pittsburgh Penguins victory to...

OIART Welcomes New L...

OIART is proud to announce a recent addition to our professional audio education team. Graduate Mark Taleski h...

GRAD UPDATES - Wayne...

Wayne Lemmer graduated from OIART’s audio production school in 2003 and soon afterwards the Ilderton nat...

GRAD UPDATES - Siegf...

Siegfried Meier (’99) is a JUNO Award winning Record Producer, Recording Engineer, Mixer and Songwriter....

GRAD UPDATES - Derri...

Derrick Aubie (’02) owns Sonic Image Audio and Visual Productions in Moncton NB. Derrick originally atte...

Recording workshop w...

OIART instructors Dean Nelson (Pro Tools, Production) and Robert Breen (Careers), with help from Guidance Coun...

GRAD UPDATES Brian ...

A Sound Editor and Mixer for pictures, Brian Eimer won his fourth Motion Picture Sound Editors' guild Gold...

GRAD UPDATES Anton ...

Anton DeLost graduated from OIART’s music production school in 2012. He is a producer, recording enginee...

GRAD UPDATES Anthon...

Anthony Jestin (06) is a perfect example of the wide variety of careers in audio where OIART graduates find su...

OIART Grads Win at 2...

Congratulations to The Warehouse Studio in Vancouver, who won "Best Recording Studio" at the Canadia...

GRAD UPDATES Bryan ...

A 2008 graduate from OIART's audio and music production school, Bryan Van Rooyen is the Head of Audio at t...

GRAD UPDATES Steve S...

Steve Scott graduated from OIART's audio recording technology program in 1993 and is now a Location Sound ...

GRAD UPDATES Mark Ta...

After graduating from OIART's audio and music production program in 2000, Mark Taleski moved to Toronto to...

GRAD UPDATES Travis ...

Travis Didluck ('09) and Jeff Hartling ('09) are sound designers for the London Ontario based video ga...

GRAD UPDATES Jacob T...

Sound Designer, Foley Artist, Composer and Sound Editor Jakob Thiesen graduated from OIART's audio and mus...

OIART Audio Technolo...

The Ontario Institute of Audio Recording Technology (OIART) is extremely proud to announce that a recentl...

GRAD UPDATES Paul Wi...

Paul Williamson (86) is a lead sound re-recording mixer, handling the dialogue and music on television and fil...

GRAD UPDATES Aaron C...

After graduating from the audio and music production course at OIART in 2000, Aaron Cieslikowski first moved t...

Michael "Sheppy" Sh...

Grad Michael Shepherd ('98, right) won his 5th East Coast Music Award for Engineer of the Year (ECMA) this...

OIART Big Winners at...

Country, Rock, Folk, DJ, live and in the studio, OIART grads were big winners at the Jack Richardson London Mu...

GRAD UPDATES Matt Ka...

Matt Kaitila has had a remarkably varied career since graduating from OIART's music and audio production p...

OIART at the JUNO Aw...

OIART was proud to sponsor the 2016 JUNO Engineer of the Year Award. Congratulations to winner Shawn Everett, ...

GRAD UPDATES Alex Kr...

Alex Krotz ('11) is a Toronto based Audio Engineer who works full time at Noble Street Studios as their Le...

Student Update - Art...

Check out this great article by James Reaney Moose Jaw’s Hayley Henrikson, Orillia’s Vicky...

GRAD UPDATES Gabriel...

After graduating from OIART in 2011, Gabriel Hauser landed a job at Digital Extremes, one of the longest runni...

GRAD UPDATES Dennis ...

Dennis Nicholson ('11) is a freelance boom operator and filmmaker based in Toronto. Born and raised in Syd...

GRAD UPDATES Andrew ...

Grad Andrew Tyne (’08) is currently an Event Manager with the Halifax Convention Centre. After graduatio...

GRAD UPDATES Mike To...

Mike Tompa ('10) is a Toronto based recording engineer and mixer. After graduating OIART's audio and m...

John Diemer '10 arri...

OIART at the Canadian Screen Awards 2016  It's Canadian Screen Awards week in Toronto, where the a...

GRAD UPDATES Graham ...

Graham Van Pelt aka Miracle Fortress graduated from OIART's audio and music production course in 2003. Mov...

GRAD UPDATES Jordan ...

Jordan Palmer (’13) is a Halifax based live audio engineer, working with many live sound companies and t...

Check out this great...

It’s called, in the business, the Harvard of audio recording schools.  Lee While, operations man...

GRAD UPDATES Kevin O...

Kevin O'Leary ('09) is a Toronto based engineer. After graduating from OIART's audio and music pro...

GRAD UPDATES Brian E...

Congratulations to grad Brian Eimer ('89) on his win Saturday Night at the Motion Picture Sound Editors...

GRAD UPDATES Marian ...

Grad Marian Greksa '05 worked on the audio crew (pictured here, Marian is center in the photo) for the TED...

GRAD UPDATES David D...

David Drage ('00) is the Senior ReRecording Engineer at Supersonics post production in Toronto. David has ...

GRAD UPDATES John Di...

John Diemer '10, founder and owner of The Farmhouse Creative Labs in Toronto is a Sound Recordist, Editor ...

GRADS UPDATES Mike S...

As head engineer at Lakewind Sound in Cape Breton NS, Michael “Sheppy” Shepherd '98 is one of ...

Grad Wayne Lemmer ('...

This Valentines Day marks the release of the highly anticipated 20th Century Fox movie "Deadpool," b...

GRAD UPDATES Damian ...

Since graduating from OIART's audio and music production course in 2002, Damian Hall has been busy working...

Mike Tompkins visits...

YouTube creator Mike Tompkins ('08) visited OIART today to speak to our students about his experiences wor...

GRADS UPDATES Mike S...

Mike "Sheppy" Shepherd (grad '98) of Lakewind Studios in Cape Breton is nominated for five East ...

GRAD UPDATES Daniell...

Danielle McBride ('96) is the Supervising Sound Editor and Dialogue Editor for the long-running TV Series ...

GRAD NEWS: Riley Far...

We're happy and excited to share Riley's press release! Congratulations on your new business!  ...

GRAD UPDATES Phil Ba...

Phil Banks ('06) has called Calgary AB home since graduating from OIART's audio production program. He...

GRAD UPDATES Reilly ...

Reilly Forbes ('11) is a freelance audio engineer and the Technical Director of the non-profit media produ...

OIART at the Juno no...

OIART is very proud to sponsor the Juno Recording Engineer of the Year Award!

OIART Grad featured ...

Producer, Engineer and Musician Kirill Telichev '09 (second from left) of The Sound Priory Recor...

GRAD UPDATES Nick Ci...

Nick Civiero ('11) is an assistant engineer at The Warehouse Studio in Vancouver. Owned by Canadian Music ...

OIART Grad Works on ...

Andrew Farlow ('12) works at StereoD in Toronto where they perform 2D to 3D film conversions. "We did...

GRAD UPDATES Bryan R...

Bryan Rennie ('00) is the Audio Lead for the Company of Heroes franchise at Relic Entertainment.

MIKE TOMPKINS ('08)...

Mike Tompkins ('08) has done it again! Here is his version of "Sweet Georgia Brown" in collabora...

GRAD UPDATES Mark C...

Mark Corlett ('85) is the CEO of Absolute Video Theatre (avt.ca), a company he started in 1991. Specializi...

GRAD UPDATES Andrew...

Andrew MacRae (’02) has had a varied career in audio. It started out with live production and freelancin...

GRAD UPDATES Marian...

Marian Greksa ('05) has consistently found a niche for herself in the audio industry since graduation. She...

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION...

The massive NAMM (National Association of Music Merchandisers) show starts Thursday in Anaheim CA. As always, ...

GRAD TREVOR ANDERSON...

Will Smith, AKA The Fresh Prince of Bel Air recently recorded much of his new album in Toronto at Noble Street...

ATTENTION LONDON HIG...

Attention London High School Students: The Jack Richardson London Music Awards have announced two $1000 bursar...

GRAD WINS THE MAPLE ...

Grad Matt Andersen ('99) wins the Maple Blues Award for Male Vocalist of the Year 2016, his second in a ro...

WHO SAYS YOU CAN'T H...

Niagara Falls is a prime destination for New Year's Eve in Canada, thanks to their massive annual concert ...

OIART's ADJUNCT INST...

A big congratulations to one of our favourite people, Michael Nunan, Senior Manager, Broadcast Audio Operation...

GRAD TRACKS AT ABBEY...

Grad Adrian Gonzales ('05) lived the dream for a lot of us yesterday, tracking in the Beatles' legenda...

GRAD RECEIVES A GOLD...

Congratulations to grad Dane Liska ('08) on the gold record he just received for his work on the new Randy...

OIART CLASS SEES BAR...

Students visited Budweiser Gardens for the day to witness the entire setup and sound check for the Barena...

GRAD WINS 2015 MONCT...

Congratulations to Grad Derrick Aubie ('02), owner of Sonic Image Audio Visual in Moncton New Brunswick, a...

GRAD NOMINATED FOR R...

Congratulations to grad Matty Green ('03) on his 4 Grammy Nominated Albums this year, and especially his n...

GRAD WINS 2 DIRECTOR...

Congratulations to sound editor Brennan Mercer (grad '11) who, along with the team at Tattersall Sound and...

LAMBTON COUNTY STUDE...

OIART recently hosted students from the Lambton Kent School district. We are always happy to welcome high scho...

GRAD MIXES 9x OSCAR ...

Wes Anderson's Grand Budapest Hotel got nine Oscar Nominations. Congratulations to Sound Re-Recording Mixe...

GRAD GETS PRIMETIME ...

Congratulations on the Primetime Emmy Honour Stacey! Stacey Dodds ('96) is Chief Engineer, Broadcast Sound...

SHURE MICROPHONES VI...

Chris Brooks of Shure Microphones and Adam Plante ('96) of SF Marketing visited OIART today to talk about ...

Grad Gets Primetime ...

Well this was a bit of a shock this morning. Several of my co-workers recently won an Emmy for Outstanding Sou...

2015 JUNO Awards

We are very proud to sponsor the 2015 Recording Engineer of the Year Award.

2014 Music Highlight...

Check out a few of the 2014 releases that OIART graduates have worked on

DGC Award Win for OI...

Tattersall Sound & Picture win DGC award for Best Sound Editing in a Television Series

Violent Takes Home B...

8 OIART Alumni worked as sound team for this stunning film

OIART Sennheiser Awa...

Thank you to Sennheiser for your generous support!

Juno Win for Protest...

Alumni: Jason Dufour ('07) Engineered Juno Winning Album from Protest the Hero

The Sound of The Oly...

OIART Graduates on sound team for CBC Olympic coverage from Sochi

2014 Juno Nomination...

OIART Grads & Specialized Faculty Make The List!

2014 Canadian Screen...

CSA's acknowledge work of OIART Alumni & Specialized Faculty

Happy Holidays From ...

Marla Kishimoto ('09) composed music for Cineplex's holiday message!

Grad makes CBC R3 Ke...

Michael Falk ('01) and his band Les Jupes

Rock'em Sock'em 25 R...

Grad Jon Lebrun ('03) sets the tone for this fast paced series with his sound design & music

Recording The Great ...

Congratulations to grad Matty Green ('03)

Mike Tompkins ('08) ...

Wish Upon A Star with Mike and Disney!

Elvis Costello In St...

Elvis Costello and The Roots collab on "Wise Up Ghost and Other Songs"

Mark Neary ('00) Vot...

The Scope's Readers' Survey names Mark Neary ('00) Best Producer

Take Me Out To The B...

Mike Tompkins teams up with Pepsi and the World Series

Business London's To...

David Ciccarelli makes the list for his work with Voices.com

Grand Theft Auto 5 O...

Music from METZ featured on the GTA Radio!

Roger Leavens' BoomB...

DIANA, Born Ruffians, MTV, Toyota - '98 Grad Producing Hot Bands & Brands

Prestigious Premier ...

OIART Instructor led sound team for Cinemanovels, premiering at TIFF

Republic Of Doyle Re...

Grad Wayne Warren ('96) continues his work on the music for the CBC series!

Sound Editing Emmy N...

Sound team for Vikings series included 3 graduates!

METZ Makes Polaris P...

Alex Bonenfant ('04) & Graham Walsh ('98) key contributors to the production of METZ

From Electro To Acou...

Grad Jason Dufour ('07) in studio with LIGHTS

Sound Designers of S...

Four grads recreate the sound of the Star Trek Universe

In the Studio with ...

OIART Instructor Dean Nelson Producing Buck 65's next release

Ken Dryden's Classic...

Hockey's greatest story The Game captured by grad Kevin O'Leary ('09)

ZZ Top Make Comeback...

Grad Ryan Castle ('98) mixed the new record from legendary rockers.

Doug McKendrick ('00...

Grad finds new home in Toronto's most historical venues