The Kodály Music Education Institute of Australia (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: Lower Secondary/Middle Years Teacher Training Course (Level 1)

July 24 @ 4:30 pm - December 11 @ 4:30 pm

Zoltan Kodály, composer and music educator, has long provided a source of inspiration to music teachers from varied cultures and backgrounds. The Kodály method of classroom (or instrumental) music teaching is based on a child-developmental approach to learning. Teacher Training …
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KMEIA 2014 National Conference – Bridging the Gap

September 29 - October 2

Visit the KMEIA 2014 National Conference Website for information and registration. http://www.kodaly2014.org.au

2014 KMEIA Conference: Choose a module a day!

September 29 @ 8:30 am - October 2 @ 4:30 pm

Armidale: Music Matters Workshop 2014

October 4 - 5

Why should I come? The Kodaly workshop is for community singers, school students year 9-12, Uni students, music teachers (primary & secondary), early childhood teachers, studio teachers, conductors, and anyone else who wants to improve their skills in musicianship, teaching …
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WA: John Feierabend Two Day Workshop

October 4 @ 9:00 am - October 5 @ 4:00 pm

KMEIA WA is delighted to present a two day workshop with John Feierabend. John Feierabend is considered one of the leading authorities on music and movement development in childhood. Dr. Feierabend’s research has resulted in two music methods; First Steps in Music, …
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Latest News

Tribute to Harley Mead

Dear KMEIA Members It is with great sadness that I inform you of the passing of Harley Mead. Harley worked nationally and internationally as a composer, conductor and music educator.  His compositions for choral and instrumental ensembles have been widely performed and …
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KMEIA National Conference – September Update

As this update goes out to you all (those who have already registered plus everyone on the Kodaly list), the countdown is really on with the website telling us it is 12 days to go! In a few days we …
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International Katalin Forrai Award

REMINDER OF DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS The IKS Committee seeks to remind you that the deadline for receipt of nominations for the International Katalin Forrai Award which will be presented in 2015 is 1st November 2014. For further details please see …
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KMEIA National Conference – August update

It’s not too late to register for the Conference. It’s now only 5 weeks to go! The program is looking fantastic. If you can’t come for the full time, come only for a day, you won’t regret it!  In this …
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International Kodály Symposium 2015

SAVE THE DATE      International Kodály Symposium 2015 Merchiston Castle School, Edinburgh 3rd–7th August Singing, Singing, Singing The core of musical expression Hosted by the National Youth Choir of Scotland Under the auspices of the International Kodály Society Click Here …
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