Open House – Sunday, June 5th, 2016 at 1pm

Do you dream of pursuing a career in Entertainment Arts? See yourself working in Concert Production, Electronic Music, Music Business, Audio Engineering or Music Performance? RSVP NOW for our upcoming Open House on Sunday, June 5th, 2015 at 1pm! Take a firsthand look at Metalworks Institute along with sister companies Metalworks Studios and Metalworks Production Group! You won’t want to miss this …

Campus Life – Spring 2016

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Metalworks Institute Receives ‘Music School of the Year’ Award

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] On Thursday, May 5th Metalworks Institute was honoured with Canadian Music Week’s (CMW), Music and Broadcast Industry Award for ‘Music School of the Year’. The awards ceremony was held in the Grand Ballroom of the Sheraton Centre in Toronto, Ontario and celebrated various aspects of the music and broadcast industries …

Open House – Sunday, May 1st, 2016 at 1pm

Join us Sunday, May 1st at 1pm for our Open House! The day will kick-off with a brief presentation followed by tours of Metalworks Institute, Metalworks Production Group and Metalworks Studios. The afternoon will close with a Question and Answer period – RSVP Now! For more information and/or to RSVP call 905-279-4000 or CLICK HERE

Open House – Sunday, March 6th, 2016 at 1pm

Join us on Sunday, March 6th at 1pm for an Open House! The day will be filled with tours of Metalworks Institute, Metalworks Studios and Metalworks Production Group along with a Q&A period and brief presentation!

Open House – Sunday, February 7th, 2016 at 1pm

Join us Sunday, February 7th at 1pm for our Open House! The afternoon will begin at Metalworks Institute with a brief presentation on the Entertainment Arts programs that we have to offer. This will be followed by tours of Metalworks Production Group and Metalworks Studios where we’ll share over 35 years of history with you! For more information and/or to RSVP please CLICK HERE or …

What’s The Best Show You’ve Ever Seen?

We asked Metalworks, “what’s the best show that YOU’VE ever been to?!” What’s The Best Show You’ve Ever Seen?What’s the best show YOU’VE ever been to?!! Posted by Metalworks Institute on Thursday, January 7, 2016

Open House – Sunday, January 10th, 2016 at 1pm

RSVP now for our Open House on Sunday, January 10th at 1pm! The Open House will feature tours of our facilities; Metalworks Institute, Metalworks Studios and Metalworks Production Group. Join us on January 10th as we share over 30 years of experience with you! To RSVP please call 905-279-4000 or CLICK HERE

What’s Your Favourite Song by a Canadian Artist?

Celebrating the huge success of Canadian artists in the Billboard top 10, we asked “WHAT’S YOUR ALL TIME FAVOURITE SONG BY A CANADIAN ARTIST?” What’s Your Favourite Song by a Canadian Artist?Celebrating the huge success of Canadian artists in the Billboard top 10, we asked “WHAT’S YOUR ALL TIME FAVOURITE SONG BY A CANADIAN ARTIST?” Let us know below… Posted …

The Mysterious Melody – Music Brainteaser

Can you figure out the mysterious melody??! The Mysterious Melody – Music BrainteaserCan you figure out the mysterious melody??! Posted by Metalworks Institute on Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Open House – Sunday, December 6th, 2015 at 1pm

Thinking about a career in the Music Industry? Not sure where to start? Join us Sunday, December 6th for our Open House. The afternoon will start with a brief presentation followed by tours of Metalworks Institute, Metalworks Studios and Metalworks Production Group with a Q&A period. RSVP NOW!

Halloween Karaoke at Cooper’s Pub!

We caught up with some of the staff and students at our annual Halloween Karaoke event at Cooper’s Pub! MWI Halloween Karaoke 2015We caught up with some of the staff and students at our annual Halloween Karaoke event! #redcarpet #greencarpet Posted by Metalworks Institute on Thursday, October 29, 2015

The Octave Illusion

This excerpt with Diana Deutsch is from our Online Course: Ear Training and Critical Listening for Recording Engineer

Stereo Mic Width Comparison

Put on your headphones and compare the differences between these stereo mic techniques! Stereo Mic Width ComparisonPut on your headphones and compare the differences between these stereo mic techniques! Posted by Metalworks Institute on Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Open House – Sunday, November 8th, 2015 at 1pm

Join us on Sunday, November 8th at 1pm for our Open House. Guests will have an opportunity to learn more on the programs that we offer in topics such as: Audio Production, Digital Music Production, Music Performance, Show Production and Entertainment Business. Light refreshments will be available, along with an afternoon of tours and a Q&A period. RSVP NOW for …

Campus Life – Fall 2015

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What Would Your Walk-Up Song Be?

It’s all about the #bluejays! We asked some of our students what their walk-up song would be #letsgobluejays MWI Vox Pops: What Would Your Walk-Up Song Be?It’s all about the #bluejays today! We asked some of our students what their walk-up song would be.. Tell us yours below! #letsgobluejays Posted by Metalworks Institute on Thursday, October 8, 2015

David Bottrill: What Advice Would You Give Your 18 Year Old Self?

Grammy award winning producer David Bottrill tells us what advice he would give his 18 year old self. #MotivationalMonday DAVID BOTTRILL: What advice would you give your 18 year old self?Grammy award winning producer David Bottrill tells us what advice he would give his 18 year old self. #motivationalmonday Posted by Metalworks Institute on Monday, October 5, 2015

Polar Pattern Comparison

Ever wanted to see how different polar patterns affect the directionality of a microphone? Polar Pattern ComparisonEver wanted to see how different polar patterns affect the directionality of a microphone? Well… here you go. Posted by Metalworks Institute on Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Steve Kane: What Advice Would You Give Your 18 Year Old Self?

#MotivationalMonday with some wise words from Warner Music Canada President Steve Kane! What Advice Would You Give Your 18 Year Old Self: Steve Kane (…Rise and shine!! It’s the start of a new week so let’s kick off #motivationalmonday with some wise words from Warner Music Canada President Steve Kane! Posted by Metalworks Institute on Monday, September 28, 2015

Noel Cadastre: What Advice Would You Give Your 18-Year Old Self?

Audio Production & Engineering grad (and engineer for Drake) Noel Cadastre tells us what advice he would give his 18 year old self: NOEL CADASTRE: What Advice Would You Give Your 18 Year Old Self?Metalworks Institute grad (and engineer for Drake) Noel Cadastre tells us what advice he would give his 18 year old self. #motivationalmonday Posted by Metalworks Institute on …

Student News: Guest Lecture with Rick Fines – Blues Musician

On Wednesday, September 16th, Rick Fines visited Metalworks Institute for a Guest Lecture on the history of blues and the birth of Rock & Roll. Rick’s storied career has seen him working in stellar collaboration and as a successful solo act. First gaining attention as part of the legendary Jackson Delta, he’s since released four solo albums, another with his …

What’s The Last Song You Listened To?

Here’s what we’re listening to on campus today! MWI VoxPops: What are you listening to?Here’s what we’re listening to on campus today! #Exclusive #BreakingNews #DecisionsToMake Posted by Metalworks Institute on Tuesday, September 15, 2015  

Orientation Pub Night

We are hosting our FREE and all-ages Orientation Pub Night at Cooper’s this Thursday, September 17th. Join us for wings, beer and Jays – kick-off at 5pm!

Open House – Sunday, October 18th, 2015 at 1pm

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Orientation Day 2015

Welcome (and welcome back) to all of our students! Metalworks Institute Orientation Day 2015“Welcome (and welcome back) to all of our students! ” #weareback #hashtag Posted by Metalworks Institute on Tuesday, September 8, 2015

STUDENTS: Orientation BBQ

We would like to welcome all September students to our Orientation BBQ on Tuesday, September 8th! Join us from 12pm-2pm in the South Campus Parking Lot for a burger, hot dog or veggie burger. Stop by North Reception for your FREE Food Ticket.

Are You the Next GREAT Country Star?

ole is looking for the next great Country star and it could be you! Submit a YouTube video performing an approved hit song from the ole catalog and a second YouTube video showcasing an original composition and you could earn a chance to perform in Halifax during Country Music Week in front of some of Country music’s top A&Rs and …