Month: May 2012

2012 Paiste Cymbals Scholarship at Musicians Institute

The Musicians Foundation is pleased to announce the 2012 Paiste Cymbals Scholarship to be awarded to a newly enrolling student in the Drum Program at Musicians Institute for Fall 2012.

The winner of the Paiste Cymbals Scholarship  should possess a mature musical approach, with an emphasis on expressive cymbal technique. The scholarship award of $1,000 will be applied as a tuition discount for the Fall 2012 quarter, the winner will also receive a new cymbal set from Paiste.

  • For complete details, and scholarship application, click here

  • The scholarship is generously sponsored by Paiste Cymbals, to learn more about the full range of Paiste products, artists and news click here

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“Old School” Musicians Institute Logo and GIT Logo T-shirts, “TEN” Book Sales Benefit MF Student Scholarship Fund

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BRAND NEW!! Collectors item! “NOS” (new, old stock)!  The “TEN” Book!

Originally published in 1982 by Musicians Institute Press, we’ve just discovered 100 copies of this priceless book that is OUT OF PRINT!

Fantastic chapters written by: Howard Roberts– Larry Carlton– Joe Pass– Tommy Tedesco– Joe Diorio– Robben Ford– Les Wise–Jay Graydon—Eddie Van Halen.

“TEN”- published 1982 (out of print)

Once they’re sold—they are GONE!

ALL Proceeds go to the Musicians Foundation– non-profit student scholarship organization!!!

OUR MUSIC is OUR FUTURE

 

The music industry is evolving daily, and today’s young music creators rely on the power of music education to help give them the tools, experience and savvy they need to shape culture and break new ground.

The Musicians Foundation [non-profit 501(c)3] is dedicated to raising funds for music scholarships and has awarded over $200,000 in music student scholarships at Musicians Institute (College of Contemporary Music)since 2004.  

  • We’re reducing financial barriers to education

Scholarships are one of the most powerful tools we can offer students in the creative and entertainment arts to support their educational and inspire them to achieve their professional aspirations.

College level music students face incredible economic challenges, we’re here to help!

Make a lasting investment in our future, our culture and the students of today by making a 100% tax-deductible donation to The Musicians Foundation Student Scholarship fund.

Visit us online:   www.themusiciansfoundation.org

 

Beth Marlis Executive Director, The Musicians Foundation

Board of Directors:  Stanley Clarke, Legendary Musician, composer, producer, philanthropist  Sheila E.Legendary Musician, composer, producer, philanthropist  Michael MolendaEditor in Chief | Guitar Player Magazine  Dan KimpelMusic Industry authority, author, educator, producer

      The Musicians Foundation  |  6752 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood CA 90028  |  323.860.1161   bethm@mi.edu

Sennheiser Vocal Scholarship at Musicians Institute Announced!


     The Musicians Foundation is pleased to announce the Sennheiser Vocal Scholarship to be awarded to a newly enrolling student in the Vocal Program at Musicians Institute for Fall 2012.

The scholarship is generously sponsored by MI scholarship partner, Sennheiser USA as a part of it’s sustaining commitment to support music education.

The winner of the Sennheiser Vocal Scholarship should demonstrate excellence in both vocal and performance skills (in any genre).  The scholarship award of $1,500 will be applied as a tuition credit for the Fall 2012 quarter.

  • For complete details, and scholarship application, click here

  • To learn more about the full range of exciting Sennheiser products, artists and news click here

Sennheiser delivers the ultimate audio experience for people who crave true-to-life sound and put the same high demand on their gear as they do on themselves. With an array of premium audio products for recording, live sound, broadcast or casual listening, Sennheiser is the microphone brand of choice for many high-profile recording artists, live sound engineers or discerning listeners. A leader in audio technology for over 65 years, Sennheiser understands the desires and demands of audio professionals and enthusiasts.

 

 Sennheiser is proud to support Musicians Institute and its talented students.

Seymour Duncan Sponsors Bass Scholarship at Musicians Institute!

The Seymour Duncan Bass Scholarship at Musicians Institute was created thru the generous support of Seymour Duncan Pickups and Pedals to honor innovative guitar legend Seymour Duncan.

The $2,000 scholarship (tuition credit) will be awarded in Fall 2012 to a newly enrolling intermediate or advanced student (US or non-US citizens) in the Associate of Arts in Performance (Bass) program at MI who demonstrates overall outstanding musicianship, passion for the instrument and the potential for developing their own individual sound or unique voice on the instrument in any style or genre.  Applicants must also demonstrate financial need.

The deadline for the scholarship application is August 24th, 2012.

Please click HERE for detailed information and application.

To learn more about Seymour Duncan products visit: http://www.seymourduncan.com/

Seymour Duncan Sponsors Guitar Craft Academy Scholarship at Musicians Institute!

The Seymour Duncan Guitar Craft Scholarship at Musicians Institute was created thru the generous support of Seymour Duncan Pickups and Pedals to honor innovative guitar legend Seymour Duncan. 

The $2,000 scholarship (tuition credit) will be awarded in Fall 2012 to a newly enrolling student (US or non-US citizens) in the Guitar Craft Academy (GCA) Certificate program at MI who clearly articulates their career goals within the music products industry and demonstrates verifiable financial need.

The deadline for the scholarship application is August 24th, 2012.

For detailed information and application please click HERE

To learn more about Seymour Duncan products visit: http://www.seymourduncan.com/

Seymour Duncan Sponsors Guitar Scholarship at Musicians Institute!


The Seymour Duncan Guitar Scholarship at Musicians Institute was created thru the generous support of Seymour Duncan Pickups and Pedals to honor innovative guitar legend Seymour Duncan.

The $2,000 scholarship (tuition credit) will be awarded in Fall 2012 to a newly enrolling intermediate or advanced student (US or non-US citizens) in the Associate of Arts in Performance (Guitar) program at MI who demonstrates overall outstanding musicianship, and the potential for developing their own individual sound or unique voice on the instrument in any style or genre. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need.

The deadline for the scholarship application is August 24th, 2012.

For detailed information and application, click HERE

To learn more about Seymour Duncan products visit: http://www.seymourduncan.com/

The Jazz Bakery@MI Concert Series John Patitucci Trio 5/26/12


Saturday May 26th  One Show – 8:30pm


John Patitucci Trio

Featuring:

  • John Patitucci Bass   

  • Jon Cowherd Piano

  • Adam Cruz Drums

 

VENUE:  Musicians Institute Concert Hall
  

1655 N. McCadden Place, Hollywood, CA 90028

Multi-Grammy award winning bassist John Patitucci brings his trio to the Jazz Bakery Series at Musicians Institute for one night on May 26th. The virtuosic Patitucci has performed throughout the world leading his own band, and with jazz luminaries Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, Wynton Marsalis, Joshua Redman, Hubert Laws, Sting and many more.

Ticket Information

Musicians Institute students (no outside guests) should sign up (first come, first served) by Thursday, May 24th at 5pm at the MI Student Affairs Office to receive free admission (maximum of ONE ticket per student).  After the LIMITED free ticketing allotment has been filled, MI (and all other) student tickets are $15 with valid school ID.

General Public
 Tickets ($25) are available at the door (one hour before showtime) and in advance online HERE