About

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: 2017 AGM

February 6 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

KMEIA Vic Members are invited to attend the 2017 Annual General Meeting. Rescheduled to Tuesday 6 February 2018 7:30pm (AGM and Committee Meeting) KMEIA Victoria Office  C/- Stockdale ACS  3/6 Atherton Road, Oakleigh VIC 3166. For more information, please visit the KMEIA …
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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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Vic: 2018 Teacher Training Course Primary Level 2: 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: Back to School Day 2018 – Secondary

February 23

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. When: 23rd February 2018 …
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Latest News

2018 Scholarships and Awards

It is with great pleasure that I announce we are now accepting applications for the 2018 Australian Kodály Scholarship (AKS) and Enid Scott Conference Award (ESCA). Both are awarded biennially at the KMEIA National Conference. The Australian Kodály Scholarship (AKS) …
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Vale Jean Heriot

The Kodály Community are very saddened to hear of the death of our dear friend Jean Heriot. Jean has been an inspiration to so many and will be greatly missed. Jean’s Memorial Service will be at St Margaret’s School, Berwick, …
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Call for Presenters Closes Soon!

As the end of this year is drawing closer, we wanted to send you a final update on the National Conference. We also want to take to opportunity to wish you all a warm, joyful and peaceful Christmas and New …
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Announcing International Keynote Presenter

We are really very pleased to announce that the Third Keynote Presenter for the KMEIA 2018 Conference will be Dr David Elliott who is Professor of Music and Music Education and Director of Doctoral Studies in Music Education at New …
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Kodaly National Conference 2018 Update

Please make sure that you put the email address kmeia2018@gmail.com into your ‘safe’ list so that you don’t miss conference updates. The last one came out on 24 October – if you did not get it please check your spam …
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