Keep up the great work everyone! Thank you for continuing to inspire me.
First and foremost, Jerald is a husband to his beautiful wife, Zanny, and a father to his wonderful children. Jerald Simon is the founder and president of Music Motivation®
. He is a composer, author, poet, and Music Mentor/piano teacher (primarily focusing his piano teaching on music theory, improvisation, composition, and arranging). Jerald loves music, teaching, speaking, performing, playing sports, exercising, reading, writing poetry and self help books, gardening, and spending time with his wife, Zanny, and their children. Jerald created musicmotivation.com
as a resource for piano teachers, piano students, and parents of piano students. In 2014 he began creating his monthly "Cool Songs" to help teach music theory - the FUN way by putting FUN back into theory FUNdamentals
. He is the author/poet of "The As If Principle" (motivational poetry)
, and the book "Perceptions, Parables, and Pointers.” He is also the author of 21 music books from the Music Motivation® Series
. He has also recorded and produced several albums and singles of original music.