About

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

Margaret Smith AKC Scholarship

17 November 2019 - 31 January 2020

The Margaret Smith AKC Scholarship provides financial assistance for music educators to pursue studies towards the Australian Kodály Certificate. Kodály NSW is offering four scholarships to attend the NSW AKC Course in 2020. One full scholarship ($1500 value) is available …
Read more

NSW: Back to School Day 2020 – Primary

February 14 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

The purpose of this course is to encourage, enthuse and assist music educators in building a sequential, developmental aural based program K-6 and provide them with new ideas ready to incorporate into their 2020 program. Date: Friday 14 February 2020 …
Read more

NSW: Back to School Day 2020 – Secondary

February 14 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

The purpose of this course is to encourage, enthuse and assist music educators in building a sequential, developmental aural based program 7-10 and provide them with new ideas that can be incorporated into their teaching programs. Date: Friday 14 February …
Read more

WA: Kodály Connect Regional WA

February 22

Same Day. Same Time. Across Western Australia. Whether you are a classroom teacher or an instrumental teacher, come along to experience Kodály-inspired teaching ideas that will engage your learners and support the development of their musical skills. Fun and hands-on activities …
Read more

VIC: Back to School Day

February 22 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Join Kodály Victoria and the Victorian Orff Schulwerk Association (VOSA) for a morning of workshops run by Kodaly and Orff experts! Brush off the cobwebs and kick-start the New Year. Be inspired by fresh and innovative ideas! For more information and …
Read more

Latest News

2020 Scholarships and Awards

It is my privilege to announce that applications and nominations for the Kodály Australia 2020 scholarships and awards suite are now being accepted. Australian Kodály Scholarship (AKS) $3000 towards an original resource which will be made available online for free. …
Read more

Season’s Greetings from Kodály Australia

On behalf of Kodály Australia, I write offering our best wishes for this year’s festive season. As we reflect on 2019, there is much to be celebrated. Kodály Australia Branches and Chapters continued to provide excellent professional learning opportunities, valuable …
Read more

Australian Kodály Certificate Curriculum & Application Payment

The Australian Kodály Certificate (AKC) is the only nationally recognised accreditation program in Australian Kodály-inspired practice. I am pleased to provide you with an update on recent developments regarding the AKC. Curriculum The AKC is underpinned by our national curriculum …
Read more

Kodály Australia Conference: Third Key Presenter Announced!

We are delighted to announce that Dr. László Norbert Nemes will be our third Key presenter joining Dr Anita Collins and Dr Árpád Tóth. Announcing Dr. László Norbert Nemes László is currently professor at the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music …
Read more

Kodály Australia Conference: Second Key Presenter Announced!

We are delighted to announce that Dr Anita Collins will be our second Key presenter joining Dr Árpád Tóth Announcing our second  Key Presenter – Dr Anita Collins Dr Anita Collins is an award-winning educator, researcher and writer in the …
Read more