Dean of Entertainment Industry Studies
Musicians Institute, the College of Contemporary Music in Hollywood, CA, has appointed music industry veteran Jonathan Newkirk as the Dean of Entertainment Industry Studies for the Fall Quarter of 2014. In his new position, Newkirk will oversee the school’s four industry disciplines: Audio Engineering, Music Business, Independent Artist and Guitar Craft. While continuing in his role as the Audio Engineering Program Chair, Newkirk will also help to develop a variety of curricular materials for MI’s recently announced blended learning initiatives, which pair hands-on classroom instruction with digital delivery of multimedia content. For further information on this appointment, contact [email protected].