UPDATE: Where are they now? Class of 2011-12, graduate updates.

*Updated December 19, 2012 – see end of list for newest additions!

OIART Student Blog – Gabriel – Semester 3

OIART Student Blog

More photos of what we`ve been doing at OIART: Here’s a picture of Collin’s vocal talent (Jon LeGris) signing through a tasty Neumann TLM149 for Collin’s third semester final project. We also recently had the opportunity to do some field recording around London.  Here we are in a forest recording ambiance, and the sound of … Continue reading

OIART Student Blog – Gabriel – Semester 3

Here are a few recent photos of what we`ve been doing at OIART: Members of Group B (L-R: Shawn, Sam, Derek & Ben) recording a cover for Production class. Our illustrious Prod leader, Dean (right), listens along as Humberto plays the drums.  There’s Justin in the back adding to the positive vibes. Here are my … Continue reading

OIART Student Blog – Gabriel

OIART Student Blog - Gabriel

Hi Everyone! I know I haven’t posted a blog in a while, things have gotten pretty busy here at OIART – lots of fun and learning! I am going to start focusing more on the photos I take during labs, and I’ll do my best to share as much as possible with you! Matt playing … Continue reading

What’s happening in Semester 2? Hear from our instructors!

Semester 2

We’re reaching the mid-term marker for Semester 2, so we thought we’d share some insight from some of our instructors on what this semester is all about in their courses! Mark McDonald – Recording Technology: In the second semester we finish up signal processing with a look at pitch and multi-processors. We’ll examine transport synchronization … Continue reading

OIART Student Blog – Gabriel – Week 20

OIART Student Blog - Gabriel

Some of the highlights from Week 20!   Here is Scott, one of the interns, during “special time” with the Night Owls.  In this session, he did a great job of advancing our knowledge on console automation.  Have no idea what I’m talking about?  Come to the school and learn it up, then!  Check out … Continue reading

OIART Student Blog – Gabriel – Week 19

OIART Student Blog - Gabriel

Well, we are back from our (well deserved) Holiday Break.  It was good while it lasted, but I’m sure that all of us are raring to go and get back into the wonderful world of audio at OIART! This semester is going to be a doozy!  We started several multi-week long projects in many different … Continue reading

OIART Student Blog – Gabriel – Week 10

OIART Student Blog - Gabriel

Week 10! Here we are trying our hand at group mixing using Studio 3’s Westar console (and Pro Tools).  It can get a bit hectic with four pairs of hands twiddling knobs, but it’s also fun.  Or you could just take turns.  It’s great practice, however, to react to someone else’s EQ move.  It’s like … Continue reading

OIART Student Blog – Gabriel – Week 9

OIART Student Blog - Gabriel

Wow.  Week 9 already.  It seems like just yesterday that we were introduced to ribbon mic basics and basilar membrane.  How far we’ve come!  Among other things, this week we set up for a “talking head” (i.e. podium) gig, did some patch bay soldering, recorded a song and listened to classic tracks from rock, to … Continue reading

OIART Student Blog – Brian – “Mark Loves You”

“Mark Loves You” Wake up dear readers, it’s time for class at OIART.  As late breakfasts are hastily finished and seats are taken, it’s clear the students are in rare form.  Pencils, paper, laptops, and jovial attitudes are at the ready as our instructor clears his throat to begin the lesson.  What might that lesson … Continue reading