Music Motivation® is dedicated to motivating music students of all ages with "Music that excites, entertains, and educates"™. The three main areas of focus for Music Motivation® are: Theory Therapy™, Innovative Improvisation™, and Creative Composition™.
Music Motivation® Goal: Make music lessons (primarily piano lessons) cool, exciting, entertaining, and educational.
Music Motivation® Goal (for music educators): One of our primary goals at Music Motivation® is to help prepare the next generation of composers, arrangers, musicians, music teachers, and musicologists to use their music and their love of music to make a difference in their own lives, their community, and the world.
Music Motivation® has been Trademarked (TM) with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. It is a registered music publishing company and record label. ASCAP (The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) collects royalties for performance of Music Motivation® copyrighted songs. If you would like to contact Music Motivation® about Music Motivation® products, performances of Music Motivation® artists, licensing, etc., please do so at the following address:
P.O. Box 1000
Kaysville, UT 84037-1000
Phone = (801)444-5143
Books from the Music Motivation® Series:
Cool Songs For Cool Kids (Primer Level and Volumes 1, 2, and 3) - by Jerald M. Simon - $10.95 per book
Triumphant - by Jerald M. Simon - $16.95
Hymns of Exaltation - by Jerald M. Simon - $13.95
Hymns of Exaltation (CD) - by Jerald M. Simon - $9.97
Sea Fever - by Jerald M. Simon - $13.95
Jazzed about Jazz - by Jerald M. Simon - $13.95
Jazzed about Christmas - by Jerald M. Simon - $9.95
Jazzed about 4th of July - by Jerald M. Simon - $9.95
Music Motivation® Goal Book - by Jerald M. Simon - $9.95
Variations on Mary Had a Little Lamb - by Jerald M. Simon - $8.95
An Introduction to Scales and Modes (second edition) - by Jerald M. Simon - $14.95
additional products from Music Motivation:
CDs: "Hymns of Exaltation" by Jerald M. Simon
DVDs, Instructional Workshops, Seminars,
Speaking and Performing at Events:
(i.e. Concerts/Mini Concerts, Corporate Events/Parties/Dinners, Schools, Youth Groups, Recitals, MTNA Conventions and Conferences, MTNA Chapter Meetings, other Music Organizations, Schools, Groups, etc., Workshops, Summer Camps, Devotionals and Firesides, and any of the following: Anniversaries, Awards Nights, Banquets, Birthday Parties, Children's Birthday Parties, Celebrations, Christmas Parties, Church Services, Clubs, Community Events, Conventions, Corporate Functions, Country Clubs, Cruise Ships, Dinner Dances, Festivals, Fund Raisers, Funerals, Graduation Parties, Grand Openings, Hotels, Jingles, Movie Soundtracks, Picnic, Private Parties, Proms, Resorts, Restaurants, Reunions, Showers, Studio Session, TV Soundtracks, Weddings, and customizable performances to meet your personal needs)
Music Motivation® Workshops, Seminars, and Music Camps are focused on Theory Therapy, Innovative Improvisation, and Creative Composition with a Music Mentor. The emphasis is on teaching music students with "Music that excites, entertains, and educates". If you are interested in becoming a Music Motivation® Mentor, please email Music Motivation® at email@example.com.
If you would like to book Jerald M. Simon as the Music Mentor presenter or motivational speaker for your next event (i.e. recital, MTNA chapter meetings, workshops, summer camps, devotionals and firesides, corporate events, etc.) please email Music Motivation® at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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I highly recommend Jerald Simon - he is a dedicated professional - when we asked him to assist with a youth group, he showed his abilities to connect on a personal level to the group and left them in awe of his musical talent and the great motivational message that came with it. Thanks again for all you do!"
Jerald has found a way to get keyboard harmony into the fingers of our students while having a really good time with the music. I highly recommend him as a wonderful person to work with. He is most generous with his talent. I can see the music that he has composed reaching far and wide. There is something for students at each level to enjoy and learn from."
eu recomendo meu amigo Jerald Simon, ele é o melhor para nós que samos seus amigos, e como musíco é melhor ainda tenho muito sucesso e não esqueça do senhor pois ele te guiara. um abraço do seu amigo do Brasil e Familia."
Jerald's musical abilities and talents are second to none. His CD "Hymns of Exaltation" is excellent to listen to while working on the computer. It lifts and inspires, increasing my productivity. I recommend his works to everyone!"
This is one of the most talented hard working individuals I know. He resently played back ground piano at a wedding I attended. Everyone was so amazed with his fluentcy and feeling in the music. I would recommend him to anyone looking to hire a piano teacher or performer. Besides that he is cute."
I always enjoy listening to Jerald's music and was happy he recorded Hymns of Exaltation. His arrangements are both invigorating and peaceful. I look forward to his future releases."
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Jerald's music helps students find their own ability to improvise, using a modern pop/jazz style. Students who are trying to find their own voice are motivated by his methods."
Definitely check out Jerald's books. There is music theory, technical exercises and keyboard skills "hidden" in every piece. These are great additions to a student's piano study."
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Jerald is one of the most amazingly talented people I know. He is always positive and upbeat. I can always feel his love for life and everyone and everything around him! He is a great inspiration and example!"
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Without a doubt an incredibly talented musician!"
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