6936 I Have a Degree in Music, Not Audio


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Are you expected to be the audio expert at your school just because you're the music teacher? This course provides valuable training on basic music technology, including need-to-know principles of audio systems, recording techniques, student learning and assessment tools, and teaching music creation using technology.

Instructors: John Mlynczak


John Mlynczak offers an extensive range of experiences in music education. Mr. Mlynczak is the Director of Educational Technology for Noteflight, a Hal Leonard company. Previously, he served as Director of Education for PreSonus Audio. John has taught music, music technology, and music business at the elementary, secondary, and collegiate levels. He is an active performer, maintains a steady clinician schedule in music technology, and is President-Elect of the Technology Institute for Music Educators. John is a passionate advocate for music education, serving on the NAMM Support Music and State Advocacy Coalitions, the NAfME Advocacy Leadership Force, and is Advocacy Chairman for the Louisiana Music Educator’s Association. Mr. Mlynczak holds degrees in music education, music performance, and educational leadership.


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Course Information

6936 I Have a Degree in Music, Not Audio
1 graduate credit
Tuition: $320, due in full with registration
Dates: February 20-21
Location: VanderCook(3125 S. Federal St.)
Room: MIDI Lab


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