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The Kodály Music Education Institute of Australia Incorporated (also known as Kodály Australia) is a national association for music educators. Our organisation is inspired by the educational and aesthetic philosophies of the Hungarian composer Zoltán Kodály, adapting his ideas to create music programs for early childhood, schools and communities. We support Australian music teachers as they strive for excellence in music education. more…

Upcoming Events

VIC: Primary Levels 1 & 2

February 11 @ 9:00 am - June 3 @ 1:00 pm

Australian Kodály Certificate Primary Levels 1 and 2 8 Saturday mornings in Semester 1, beginning 11 February, 2023 Dates: Saturday 11, 18 Feb Saturday 4, 18 March Saturday 1 April Saturday 6, 20 May Saturday 3 June (exam) All sessions …
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VIC: Secondary Level 1

February 11 @ 9:00 am - June 3 @ 1:00 pm

Secondary Level 1 2023 8 Saturday mornings beginning 11 February 2023 Dates: Saturday 11, 18 Feb Saturday 4, 18 March Saturday 1, 29* April Saturday 20 May Saturday 3 June (exam) All sessions run 9.00 AM-1.00PM. *Please note changed date …
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Townsville – Refresh and Renew 2023

February 11 @ 9:00 am

Planning to Succeed: Improving your Music Planning for P-6 A fun filled, face-to-face, 1 day workshop in Townsville Featuring – Debbie O’Shea and Deb Brydon Date: 11th February 2023 Time: 9am -3pm Location: St Patrick’s College Townsville, The Strand Cost: $25 KMEIA Members / …
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VIC: Primary Level 3

February 15 @ 4:30 pm - June 7 @ 7:00 pm

Australian Kodály Certificate Primary Level 3 12 Wednesday afternoons in Semester 1, Beginning 15 February, 2023 Dates: Wednesday 15, 22 Feb Wednesday 1, 15, 29 March Wednesday 26 April Wednesday 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 May Wednesday 7 June (exam, …
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QLD – Nuts and Bolts 2023

February 18 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

The Nuts and Bolts Workshop is a Kodály favourite and is such a great way to kick start your year! Presenters include: Jen Gillan (Melbourne), Tess Laird, Deb Brydon, Debbie O’Shea, Alisen McLeod, Kathy Rappel. Date: 18/02/2023 Start time: 10:00 a.m. (9.30am – …
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Latest News

Season’s Greetings from Kodály Australia

On behalf of Kodály Australia, I write to thank you for your support this year and offer our best wishes for the festive season. I trust that your work for this year is nearing completion and that you will soon …
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2022 Award Recipients Announcement

The Kodály Australia National Council were delighted to receive impressive applications and nominations for the 2022 Awards for Excellence in Australian Kodály-inspired Music Education. It was inspiring to see a high number of peer-nominations across each of the five categories. …
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2022 President Update

I am humbled to be elected as President of the Kodály Music Education Institute of Australia. The President along with members of the National Council provide leadership and governance of our association. I look forward to working with the 2022-2024 Council members …
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Season’s Greetings from Kodály Australia

On behalf of Kodály Australia, I write to thank you for your support this year and offer our season’s greetings. I trust your work has now wrapped up for the year, and you are celebrating the festive season with family …
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2022 Awards for Excellence in Australian Kodály-inspired Music Education

It is an honour to introduce you to the 2022 Awards for Excellence in Australian Kodály-inspired Music Education. These awards aim to recognise members of our community who in the past two years have made an exceptional contribution and impact …
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