April 12, 2021 I Appointments
Hal Leonard Promotes Mlynczak to VP Music Education & Technology
Hal Leonard has promoted John Mlynczak to vice president of music education and technology. Previously the managing director of Noteflight, a Hal Leonard company, Mlynczak has been consistently involved with Hal Leonard’s music education and technology initiatives. This new position expands upon these duties and lets Mlynczak lead Noteflight, Essential Elements Music Class, Essential Elements Interactive, as well as Hal Leonard’s overall music education growth strategy.
John Mlynczak has an extensive range of experiences in music education and the music industry. Mlynczak has taught music, music technology and music business at the elementary, secondary and collegiate levels. He is an active performer and is a clinician on music technology and music advocacy. He is a graduate instructor at VanderCook College, advocacy chair of the Massachusetts Music Educator’s Association, serves on the NAMM Support Music and State Advocacy Coalitions, the NAfME Advocacy Leadership Force and is past-president of TI:ME- Technology In Music Education.
Mlynczak holds a bachelor’s degree in music education from Virginia Commonwealth University, and master’s degrees in both music performance and educational leadership from Louisiana State University.