For grades: preK through 6th grade.
Requirements for live visit: When flying, sponsor will need to provide sound equipment specified by the artist.
Fees for live visit: The cost of a Mister Jim concert is determined by your location, travel expenses and length of presentation. Please call or email to make arrangements.
Children's Musician-Songwriter-Recording Artist www.misterjim.net »
Our teachers and other staff members were extremely impressed with the performances. Many described Mister Jim as the best performer they have ever had at the site. I give Mister Jim my highest recommendation as a performer for children. --- Dr. Carol Meyer, Principal , Central Kindergarten, Eden Prairie MN.
Mister Jim can create a concert that is perfect for your organization. His versatility and veteran experience allows him to personalize the show to really celebrate the reason a certain audience has gathered together.
We've had several solo music performers at our school. Mr. Jim is definitely the best. -Heidi Carven, Principal Country View Elementary, Verona, WI
He specializes in concerts that celebrate and educate in the following areas: Community building, Anti-violence, Environmental awareness and Ethnic diversity. Mister Jim has collected instruments from around the world that he incorporates into his highly participatory program. With fun filled songs, impromptu stories and playful movement there is never a dull moment in a Mister Jim performance. Mister Jim's accompanies himself with guitar and Native American flutes, along with various percussion instruments.
The concert was fantastic! The children loved it! -Angela Lyon, ECFE Director Byron, MN
...He ignites the spirit and renews the importance of singing with children. Mister Jim is fun, dynamic, exudes a gentle presence, and captures the song in each person's heart! -Rita Hendrickson, Program Director Child Care Resource and Referral, Rochester, MN
Mister Jim is always so much fun! He brightens your day. He brought tears to my eyes...I was laughing so hard. The best keynote speaker I've seen in a long time. -Conference participant St. John's College, MN
"Mister Jim" Schattauer is a children's performer, songwriter and recording artist. He is also a popular keynote speaker and workshop provider who shares his innovative musical activities with teachers and child care providers.
His upbeat performances bring out the best in young people with LOTS of audience participation. Mister Jim's friendly voice, lively guitar and dynamic stage presence captivate his audience with catchy tunes, playful movement and the wonder of imagination!
For over fourteen years, Mister Jim has been giving concerts for young people all over the upper midwest and beyond. Community festivals, school assemblies, parent nights, early childhood events, state and county fairs, and countless stages for the performing arts have all been distinguished by the Mister Jim Musical Fun Show!
Past Performances include: The Mall of America, The Minnesota Zoo, Minnesota Bound on KARE Television, Wisconsin Public Television, The American Festival in Japan, The Minnesota State Fair and numerous elementary schools and Early Childhood Family Education events.Mister Jim was the keynote speaker at the 2000 Resource and Referral Conference at Winona State University, and at the 1998 Early Childhood Conference at the University of Wisconsin, Stout. He was also the guest performer for the 1993 National School Age Care Conference in St. Paul, Minnesota. In 1995, he gave the keynote address for the Minnesota Kindergarten Convention. Mister Jim's composition, "So Many Colors", has been published nationally by the Shawnee Press.