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

SA: A Visit from Hungarian Master Teacher — Borbála (Bori) Szirányi

July 2 - July 4

POSTPONED: in collaboration with the Open Music Academy of the Elder Conservatorium Three events are planned, they will be updated as planning progresses… Thursday 2 July: STUDENT DAY Program will be released shortly- keep the day free- venue Elder Conservatorium/Adelaide University …
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WA: Australian Kodály Certificate Course 2020

July 6 - July 10

CANCELLED: Due to the uncertainty surrounding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Kodály WA has made the decision to cancel the Perth Australian Kodály Certificate Course for 2020. We know that many of you will feel disappointed not to be able to continue …
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QLD: Let’s Create! Let’s Respond!

August 8

CANCELLED: Due to the current government restrictions this workshop is cancelled. We will look to hold this workshop in the future.  Creating and responding are at the heart of being a musician, music education and the Australian Curriculum. Come along …
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SA: Pop up open classroom — Term 3

September 17 @ 12:00 am

POSTPONED: Look out for ‘pop up’ Open classroom teacher meets in the North, in the South, in the Regions and in between. Keep an eye on our facebook page for details https://www.facebook.com/kodalysa/

2020 Kodály Australia Conference

September 28 @ 8:00 am - October 1 @ 5:00 pm

POSTPONED: After close consultation with stakeholders and careful consideration, we have made the difficult decision to postpone the 2020 Kodály Australia Conference until September/October 2022 to be held in Canberra, ACT. Read more here.

Latest News

2020 Kodály Australia Conference – Postponement

After close consultation with stakeholders and careful consideration, we have made the difficult decision to postpone the 2020 Kodály Australia Conference until September/October 2022 to be held in Canberra, ACT. Having spent the best part of 2 years preparing for …
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Online inspiration for you

Kodály Qld would like to share the following online resources with all Kodály Australia members. We do ask that you don’t share any of the members-only links with anyone who is not a current member – instead, encourage them to …
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2020 Kodály Australia Conference Survey

We would greatly appreciate your time in completing the short survey below on the 2020 Kodály Australia Conference.  Your thoughts and feedback are greatly appreciated and will contribute to the decision-making process as we assess the viability of running the …
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2020 Scholarship and Award Recipient Announcement

The Kodály Australia National Council was delighted to receive impressive applications and nominations for the 2020 Deanna Hoermann Scholarship (DHS) and the Enid Scott Conference Award (ESCA). After a thorough review process, it is with great pleasure that I announce …
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2020 Kodály Australia Conference – Update

I hope this message finds you well and that the transition back to face to face teaching has been and continues to be positive for you and the children in your care. I’m writing with an update on the Kodály …
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