Motion Creative

Motion Creative is a California nonprofit with 501(c)(3) status pending founded by music industry executives Jess Furman, Livia Piomelli, Nick Gross, and Dani Oliva.

With diverse experience in sync, A&R, business enterprise, and law, the founders formed Motion Creative in January 2020 to help bring musicians, songwriters, and producers from underserved populations to the forefront and to support other like-minded initiatives in the arts.

Motion Creative’s LGBTQ+ events under the moniker “Out Sessions”, have been covered in Billboard. Jordy’s song “Is It Love?” written at the camp, was featured in TIME Magazine. Motion Creative has programmed music for Outfest Fusion festival, and has organized education Q&A webinars to benefit the MusiCares COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund with Grammy winning special guests and nominees Dua Lipa, Sarah Hudson, Dayyon Alexander, Coffee, Sabrina Carpenter, Pink Sweat$, and more.

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Records Unplugged: Dua Lipa • Out Sessions 2019 • OutFest Film Showcase + Festival • Billboard

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Out Sessions

Out Sessions bridges the gap between new and established LGBTQ+ talent in the music industry and continues to foster a sense of community and visibility

Featuring Performances By

Kaleena Zanders - @Kaleenaz
Saro - @Saro

Featuring Synch Panelists

Tony Scudellari • Jen Schwartz • Kristen Hosack • Jen Monnar • Brittany Douziech • Michelle Johnson • Alana Dafonseca

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Our Mission

Motion Creative provides instruction, advocacy, engagement and opportunity in music to underserved populations, including, but not limited to: LGBTQ+, indigenous, differently-abled, womxn, and People of Color for the purpose of eliminating prejudice and discrimination.

The Team

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