The Kodály Music Education Institute of Australia Incorporated (KMEIA) 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: 2018 Teacher Training Course Secondary Level 1: Part A

January 20 @ 2:00 pm - May 12 @ 5:00 pm

This course is a truly unique approach to professional development! You will learn skills and concepts and have the opportunity to try them out and discuss the results. You will build your resource collection of age appropriate songs and games. …
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Vic: 2018 Teacher Training Course Primary Level 1: Part A

February 14 @ 4:30 pm - June 6 @ 7:00 pm

This course offers a unique approach to professional development, providing participants with the opportunity to enhance skills and work actively with teaching concepts. A resource collection of age appropriate cultural materials – songs and games – will be developed as …
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NSW: Australian Kodály Certificate 2018

April 17 @ 8:30 am - April 20 @ 4:30 pm

The NSW Branch of KMEIA will be running training towards the Australian Kodály Certificate (AKC) in 2018. Levels offered are: Early Childhood 1 Primary 1 Primary 2 Primary 3 Secondary 1 Each Level involves attending both the Autumn School (17-20 April) …
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Vic: 2018 Autumn Seminar

May 18 @ 9:00 am - May 19 @ 5:00 pm

  This year’s Autumn Seminar will be held at St John’s, Southgate, over two days. Date: Friday 18 and Saturday 19 May 2018 Time: 9.00 am – 4.30 pm Venue:  St John’s, Southgate, 20 City Road, Southbank Presenters: TBA Registration: For full details …
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WA: Australian Kodály Certificate Course 2018

July 1 - July 6

Held over two blocks delivered across the term 2 and term 3 school holidays, a Primary and Secondary Level 1, 2 and 3 teacher training course will be running in Perth 2017. Successful completion will allow participants to complete Level 2 and 3 in subsequent years …
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Latest News

Singing the Dots by Jodie O’Regan

The National Council of the Kodály Music Education Institute of Australia is pleased to present the project report and outcomes of the inaugural 2016 Australian Kodály Scholarship. Jodie O’Regan has produced a tremendous resource that embodies the Kodály philosophy and music for …
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From the President – Meet the 2018-2020 National Council

It is an honour to have recently been elected President of the Kodály Music Education Institute of Australia National Council. The Council provides leadership as the national voice for Kodaly-inspired music education practice and research. I look forward to working …
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National Conference Update March 2018

Thanks to all who applied to present at this year’s National Conference, you gave the committee a very tough job! To those who missed out, we do hope you can come and enjoy the excellent program. AKC Registrations Now Open! …
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Closing Soon! 2018 Scholarships and Awards

This is a reminder that applications for the 2018 Australian Kodály Scholarship (AKS) and nominations for the Enid Scott Conference Award (ESCA) are closing soon. Both will be awarded at the Kodály National Conference in Perth this year! The Australian …
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Congratulations Mark O’Leary OAM

Congratulations to KMEIA Victoria Branch President Mark O’Leary on receiving the Order of Australia Medal for service to choral music and education.  This is a wonderful recognition of Mark’s commitment to and passion for choral music and music education over …
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