Learn The Anatomy Of A Guitar

From headstock to body, we take a look at the different pieces that comprise a guitar. The guitar is arguably one of the most beautiful instruments out there, and when...

Musicians Who Celebrate Halloween All Day, Everyday

It's Halloween at Musicians Institute! The best way we can think to celebrate these two things is to highlight some of our favorite rockstars who like to take their...

How To Learn an Instrument & Make It Stick

Now that the year is winding down, a new year on the horizon always brings new possibilities, doesn’t it? Learning a new instrument and starting a career in music...

On This Day in Music History: October 23

You can pick any day and find a monumental moment in music history. Music is an indelible part of the human experience and we always love to reflect on...

Through The Lens: Alezzandra

Through The Lens is our weekly series where we highlight current students and faculty, capture them on campus and ask them about their inspirations, advice and beyond. 1. Describe the moment/s...

Congrats To MI Alums Anderson Paak and Mariana Sampaio

MI Drum program alum, Anderson Paak, has been one of our favorite alums to keep track of after they left the MI campus. He and his band, The Free...

Recap: Steve Vai’s Big Mama Jama Jamathon at MI’s Live House in Hollywood

From September 28 through 30, Musicians Institute's newest venue, Live House, hosted guitar legend Steve Vai's 52 hours Big Mama Jama Jamathon in Hollywood! Vai partnered with MI to...

It’s #NationalPoetryDay! Here Are Some Musicians Who Are Also Published Poets

OK, so it's technically National Poetry Day in the U.K., BUT that doesn't mean we shouldn't celebrate the musicians we love any day of the year. The art of...