Headshot of Serona Elton with copy on the right stating "Yamaha Master Educator"

Serona Elton Named Yamaha Master Educator

By UM News

Serona Elton Named Yamaha Master Educator

By UM News
Congratulations Serona Elton, Associate Dean of Administration and Director of the Music Business and Entertainment Industries Program, on her appointment to the Yamaha Master Educator Collective.

Professor Elton joins a group of 30 distinguished academics, clinicians, consultants and authors who comprise the Yamaha Master Educator Collective—top-tier educators from across North America recognized as the most highly regarded experts in their fields. The newly established Music Business & Entrepreneurship group is the latest evolutionary stage of the collective, expanding its capabilities to help educators prepare students for the modern music industry.

John Wittmann, Senior Director of Artist Relations and Education for Yamaha Corporation of America stated:  “Serona Elton possesses priceless attributes which are vital in our world today.  She embodies a fearless mastery of the law governing the rights of artists and personifies what a female executive in the music industry can accomplish through relentless focus and perseverance. She has devoted her life to sharing what she has discovered while inspiring all who come to know her.  Serona is exactly the kind of person we were searching for and we are proud to have her as a member of our Yamaha family.”

“The future of music business is expanding with ever-growing opportunities for promising and exciting careers. It is an honor to serve as a Yamaha Master Educator in Music Business to help create the path for today’s music students aspiring to be a part of the next generation of industry innovators,” stated Serona Elton.

Professor Elton also serves as Head of Education Partnerships for The Mechanical Licensing Collective and Immediate Past Chair of the Florida Bar, Entertainment, Arts, and Sport Law Section.

You can access more via the following link:

https://yamahaeducatorsuite.com/meet-yamaha-master-educator-serona-elton