Author Archives: Glen Alan
1) Make a Music-Only Special Practice Place Stake out a special designated place for practicing your music. You need a place where you practice your music, and nothing else. Only music is allowed here. This is the first step to a focused practice session. By designating a special place and clearing it of any non-musical [...]
It can be one of the most expensive things that you’ll ever purchase next to your home or vehicle, yet most people know very little about how to care for a piano. In this article, we will focus on the one condition that has the greatest impact on the piano’s tuning stability and life expectancy [...]
The results are in and Find A Way Music School has been voted number 1 in the Music School category by East York Mirror Readers in August 2014. A big shout out to all our satisfied clients and over 30 music teachers who work hard every day to inspire and help our students attain their [...]
Title: ODDEST PRIME performs at CCHR’s Annual ART AUCTION Location: Balmy Beach Club, Toronto, ON M4E 1A7 (Foot of Beech Avenue) Link out: Click here Description: Canadians for Children at Health Risk invites you to their Annual ART AUCTION with Live Entertainment including a special musical performance by ODDEST PRIME featuring GLEN ALAN (piano and [...]
Title: Roll Across Ontario Benefit Concert featuring No Nonsense Location: Collingwood Collegiate Institute Auditorium, Collingwood, Ontario Link out: Click here Description: James Carson will be in-line skating across the province of Ontario during the summer of 2014 in an effort to raise $20,000 for the Canadian Cancer Society. In this fundraising concert James hopes to [...]
Title: MARCH AGAINST MONSANTO Concert and Protest Location: Queen’s Park Link out: Click here Description: In conjunction with WORLD FOOD DAY (http://www.worldfooddaycanada.ca/) and Dr. Vandana Shiva’s SEED & FOOD FREEDOM campaign (https://www.facebook.com/savetheseed), the Oct. 12 MARCH AGAINST MONSANTO is a global call to action aimed at informing the public and calling into question long-term health [...]
Title: Now Accepting New Students at Find A Way Danforth Music School Location: Luc Sculpture, 663 Greenwood Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4J 4B3 Link out: Click here Description: Lessons have resumed at Find A Way’s Danforth Music School location. We are now accepting new Guitar and Violin students at this location. For more information please [...]
Fall lessons have resumed for our second season at Lucsculpture located at 663 Greenwood Avenue on the corner of Greenwood and Danforth. Our guitar instructor Mike Butler and violin instructor Leena Athparia are both accepting new students. For more information on our rates and teachers please visit the following link http://www.findaway.ca/school or call 416-707-1077.
Title: BNI Danforth Visitor’s Day Location: 535 Danforth Ave Toronto, ON M4K 1P7 Link out: Click here Description: If you are an entrepreneur looking to grow your business join a roomful of successful peers at a special breakfast meeting and learn how BNI Danforth can help you generate more client/customer referrals for your business. Find [...]
Find A Way is pleased to announce a new studio location in the Greenwood and Danforth area. Both vocal and piano lessons will be offered at this location. To book a lesson or to inquire about availability please call 416-707-1077
Find A Way is pleased to announce our new Recording Studio Location. The studio has been relocated to 75 Sherbourne Street, Suite 323 (corner of Sherbourne St. and Adelaide St. E.) Toronto, Ontario, M5A 2P9. Our new location includes a separate video editing suite and a larger multi-room recording studio space designed by the world [...]
Find A Way Client Ken Sproul released a new video for his song “Paradise Blues”. The video was completed through a joint partnership between Cinefocus Canada and Find A Way Studios. The script was written by Ken Sproul and the video was directed by Glen Alan. The recording of “Paradise Blues” was produced by Glen [...]
As of July 1st 2012 Find A Way has moved to 7 Watson Avenue near Jane and Bloor. Although lessons will continue over the summer at our Jane and Bloor location the recording studio will reopen in the fall of 2012 at a downtown location yet to be determined. We’d like to thank our clients [...]
Find A Way now offers complete, state of the art video production services. If you are thinking about recording a song and doing a music video Find A Way is your one stop solution to make your video and audio dreams come true!
Glen Alan’s song “Sun’s Up” received an honourable mention in the Sixth Annual Great Lakes Songwriting Competition on Nov 23rd 2009. The Great Lakes Songwriting Society provides workshops and supports songwriters in the development and recognition of their craft.
On Saturday June 27th Glen Alan released a limited edition 6 song EP entitled “The Many Faces Of Glen Alan”. The CD features 6 original compositions by Glen Alan and retails for $12.00 and if purchased at the Toronto Dollar booth at the St. Lawrence Market (South Building on Saturdays only from 9 am -2 [...]
No Nonsense performs at J D’s Bar and Grill in Collingwood, Ontario for Dennis McAndrew No Nonsense members from left to right: Glen Alan, Mike Hughes, Trevor Hanley and James Carson. Glen Alan performed with the Acappella Quartet No Nonsense on June 4th 2009 at J D’s Bar and Grill in Collingwood to a standing [...]
MR Quartet and Richard Fortin along with Senior Engineer Alan Hardiman and Glen Alan master MR Quartet’s debut CD at Find A Way Studios. This Jazz CD features original tunes written and arranged by MR Quartet.
Former CPR Engineer John Amos was in the studio today working on his song “C.P.R. Fast Freight 901” a song that John wrote in 1962 the celebrates the legacy of the steam engine and is a snap shot of the railroad culture of that era. John now 87 wrote this song in 1962 and will [...]
Devrim Edelekli was in the studio for acoustic guitar overdubs on the Bruce Thompson composition “Sun’s Up”. The session was produced by Glen Alan and engineered by senior engineer Sebastien Chorney.
Find A Way president Glen Alan was hard at work the evening before April Fool’s Day concocting a Cycle Related April Fool’s joke for the Find A Way Website. Find A Way Makes World’s Most Advanced Quinticycle! Find A Way has found a way to build the world’s most advanced quinticycle. Designed by Glen Alan [...]
Cycle Mania is the latest offering from Find A Way Artist – Bruce Thompson. Bruce hopes this will help promote cycling and help raise awareness towards cycling related issues. “With the growing concern over the negative impact human activities are having on the environment cycling makes more sense than ever. The bicycle is a affordable, [...]
Tim Bovaconti was in the studio to work on the Glen Alan composition “I Am”. Tim Bovaconti has toured and recorded with Canadian songwriter Ron Sexsmith for many years and more recently with rock legend Randy Bachman.