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

QLD: Little Voices, Big Successes – A Conference with Lucinda Geoghegan (UK)

September 29 @ 9:00 am - September 30 @ 3:00 pm

Kodály Queensland is excited to present an Early Years Music Education conference with outstanding educator Lucinda Geoghegan (UK). Explore the ways in which singing and moving can support holistic and musical development. You will also look at the journey from …
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SA: AKC — Block 2

October 2 - October 6

Early Childhood Music Education Level 2 & 3 Primary Music Education Level 1 /2/3 Secondary Education Level 1 & 2 October Holidays: October 2 – 6, 2023 Venue: Brighton Secondary School More details here

VIC: AKC Electives: Musicianship, Conducting & Choral

October 7 @ 8:00 am - November 6 @ 5:00 pm

Registration is invited for music teachers wishing to complete Australian Kodály Certificate Musicianship, Conducting and Choral Elective levels at Kodály Victoria’s residential course. The course will operate over three days in Melbourne AND one long weekend at Amarant Yarra Valley. Amarant is a guest house set on 25 acres of beautiful bushland on …
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ACT: Full-day Workshop Date Claimer

October 28 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Stay tuned as we confirm further information for our second full-day workshop for 2023 on Saturday 28 October.

WA: Spring into Kodály

October 28 @ 8:30 am - 4:45 pm

Come join us face-2-face for a full day of Kodály-inspired Music Education professional learning. With musicianship sessions, classroom ideas, choral workshops, and more, this event will re-invigorate your teaching and inspire you through interactive, in-person sessions delivered by interstate Music …
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Latest News

Vale Gabrielle Emery-Reece

It is with great sadness that we inform our community of the passing of Honorary Life Member Gabrielle Emery-Reece. Gabrielle made a significant contribution to Kodály Australia through both the Queensland Branch and National Council as a committee member, Vice President …
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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 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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