Harris Alumni Nominated for 'Song of the Year' Grammy

Henry (Cirkut) Walter (CNW Group/Harris Institute)

TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Henry (Cirkut) Walter was nominated for the 2014 'Song of the Year' Grammy Award for co-writing Katy Perry's "Roar".

Producer/Songwriter Walter completed the Audio Production Program at Harris Institute in 2006 and has since co-produced and co-written for Rihanna, Britney Spears, Robin Thicke, Nicki Minaj, will.i.am, Lil Wayne, Ke$ha, The Weeknd, Taylor Swift and the Billboard Hot 100 number one singles "Part of Me" and "Roar" by Katy Perry and "Wrecking Ball" by Miley Cyrus.

Walter is the main production partner of Lukasz (Dr. Luke) Gottwald in Los Angeles and is the co-owner of The Dreamhouse Recording Studio in Toronto. He also produces with Adrien Gough as the production duo Dream Machine, responsible for producing and co-writing The Weeknd's "High for This".

Harris Institute is an internationally recognized leader in audio production and music industry education. The Toronto based private college is celebrating its 25th anniversary.

SOURCE Harris Institute

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For further information:

John Harris, President, Harris Institute
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