#TBT: Paul Hanson at Musicians Institute

For this edition of our #TBT, we present guitarist and clinician Paul Hanson, who has a long history with MI. Paul first attended MI as a guitar student in...

Open Mic Nights in Los Angeles To Get Your Music Heard

While a student at Musicians Institute, you will get plenty of time to perform on a stage on our campus. But one of the best things about studying in...

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...

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...