MI Online x ESP Purchase

Get Three Months of Musicians Institute Online Courses with Your New ESP, E-II, or LTD Guitar or Bass

If you’ve just bought any ESP, E-II, or LTD guitar or bass (or are planning to soon), you just got a lot more than your realized. ESP is proud to have partnered with the world-renowned leader in contemporary music education, Musicians Institute, on a special offer for people who purchase our instruments: three free months of access to a wide selection of MI Online’s courses.

What Kind of Courses?
By buying a new ESP guitar or bass, you will have access to extended sample course content from seven MIO programs: Guitar, Bass, Vocal, Drum, Visual Media, Keyboard, and Musicianship. You will also be able to download a full curriculum PDF of Musicians Institute's Guitar and Bass Technique class. You will be learning from the exact same course that currently enrolled MI students use and are taught by their renowned instructors!

ESP guitar or bass buyers get three months from the date of sign-up to go through as many sample courses as you want.

If you’re ready to become a better musician right now, fill out the information below and submit your purchase receipt. ESP will confirm your purchase and send you a link to register for your free MIO courses. Thanks for choosing ESP, and we hope you make the most of this great opportunity from Musicians Institute and ESP!

General Conditions

  • Purchases made before May 1, 2022 do not qualify.
  • Purchase must be made no later than December 31, 2024.
  • Purchase must be made from an authorized ESP dealer only. (3rd party resellers on eBay and other websites are not considered authorized dealers)
  • Proof of purchase must include the store name, date, item description, serial # and purchase price. (copy of the sales receipt must be included).
  • This offer valid worldwide; void where prohibited.
  • Complete rules and regulations are below.

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Eligibility: You must be 13 years or older as of April 15, 2022. This offer is void where prohibited by law and is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. By participating, You agree to these official rules, and agree to accept all decisions of ESP with respect to this offer as final.

Offer Period: The “MI x ESP Purchase Offer” will begin on May 1, 2022 and end on December 31, 2024. Entries will be accepted until 11:59 PM, PST, on January 31, 2024. ESP and Musicians Institute reserve the right to extend this offer after the end of the current time period of eligibility.


General Considerations: No substitutions, cash equivalents, or transfers of the offer are permitted. ESP may use information you provide to us in order to send you updates, such as notifications of changes to the terms of our services or information about our services and products. You will be provided opportunities to “opt out” of future communications upon receipt of any communications from ESP.

Limitation of Liability: Neither ESP, Musicians Institute, nor any of its affiliates are responsible for printing or typographical errors in any Offer-related materials; for stolen, lost, late, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, or illegible entries; or for transactions that are processed late or incorrectly or are lost due to computer or electronic malfunction. ESP reserves the right to cancel or modify the Offer if fraud or technical failures compromise the integrity of the Offer, as determined by ESP in its sole discretion. By requesting fulfillment of the Offer, participants release and hold harmless ESP and its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damage of any kind to persons, including death, or property damage resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any received items, participation in this promotion, or while traveling to, preparing for, or participating in any Offer-related activity.

More about MI Online

As the extension of MI’s history and core philosophies, MI Online was designed for people who want to pursue a career in the industry in a collaborative online environment, but also have a life to balance. Does this sound like you? Read on!

MI Online offers Certificate, Associate of Arts, and Associate of Science degrees in various performance and industry programs, including: Bass, Drums, Guitar, Keyboard, Vocal, Songwriting, Artist/Producer/Entrepreneur, and Music Business. MIO also offers a Bachelor of Music in Songwriting & Production.

Flexible schedule

Students will receive MI’s unique and innovative curriculum taught in an online environment that is designed to be flexible and engaging, and allow students to study, practice, and learn while managing their work, family and life obligations. MIO students also have the option to transfer to study on-campus if they want to experience our Hollywood campus.

More Affordable Tuition

MI Online’s per-credit cost is 18% less than our campus option, meaning more money for life outside of school.

Peer to Peer Learning community

While students can design their individual learning experience, we also want MIO students to feel that they are part of a peer community of students from all over the world, learning and collaborating together. This includes collaborative group projects, class discussions, and students taking part in critiquing classmates’ performances.

Faculty Support from Industry-Leading Professionals

MIO courses are taught by renowned faculty who teach at the Musicians Institute campus in Hollywood, who bring many years of first-hand knowledge of what it takes to be successful and competitive in the modern music industry.

Academic Support

Each MIO student has an academic advisor who will be there to guide and mentor them through their program of study.

Career Services

At MI, our industry network is our pride, and online students will also have complete access to the services offered by MI’s innovative Career Services Center. Students can schedule one-to-one mentoring sessions with music industry professionals from diverse areas of the business.