Harris Institute

Harris Institute Entrance


Classrooms A & B

Classroom 296

Mac Lab

Classroom MC


Faculty Lounge
Harris Institute is located in a century old 15,000 square foot industrial building in Old Town Toronto designed by Massey Hall’s architect George M. Miller. The repurposed building includes three recording studios, five classrooms, four computer labs, an electronics lab, library and student lounge.

The campus is centrally located in one of the world’s most culturally diverse cities. It is accessible by public transit and in close proximity to a wide range of student residences.

Harris Institute  118 Sherbourne St, 

Toronto,  ON,  Canada, M5A 2R2

Phone: 416.367.0178    Toll Free: 1.800.291.4477   

Fax: 416.367.5534



SSL AWS Console Control Room A

Multiple Access Recording Soundworks (MARS)

Audio Post Control Room B

Pro Tools/Logic/Ableton Lab

Electronic Music Production Control Room C
Internationally renowned studio designer Martin Pilchner designed Harris Institute’s recording studios.  They feature three control rooms for music recording, audio post, electronic music production and game audio.  Control Room A features the TEC Award winning SSL AWS console.  To read the SSL Case Study ‘World Renowned School Advances’ Click Here.

Martin Pilchner has been nominated for the TEC Award for “Studio Designer of the Year” eleven times.  He is the Associate Director of the Audio Production Program and has taught Studio Design, Acoustics and Computer Science at Harris Institute since 1989.

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View Martin’s studio designs at:

Multiple Access Recording Soundworks
Equipment List
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