About

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

Pathways to Music – “Music for Everyone”

February 6 - November 26

The Pathways to Music Program nurtures the idea of “music for everyone”. A range of music courses have been designed to promote access and inclusivity as well as providing meaningful and rigourous music education. The key characteristic of this program …
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WA: Australian Kodály Certificate Course 2016

July 2 - July 11

Updated course timetable available for download. Page updated 26 June 2016. 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 2016. Successful completion will allow …
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WA: Sing2Learn Teachers Course 2016 (Early Childhood Classroom Teachers)

July 7 @ 8:30 am - July 9 @ 3:30 pm

Please Note: this event has been CANCELLED for these dates and will now run later in the year. This 3-day course is designed for Early Childhood Classroom Teachers. The course will build your own singing confidence and give you hundreds …
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NSW: AKC Primary Levels 1 and 2 Winter School*

July 12 @ 8:30 am - July 15 @ 5:00 pm

LECTURERS Primary Level 1 Methodology: Kate Thompson Primary Level 2 Methodology: Mary-Jayne Smith Musicianship – Beginners (Levels 1-3): Kate Thompson, Intermediate (Levels 4-5): Réka Csernyik Conducting – Beginners (Levels 1-3): Susan Creese, Intermediate (Levels 4-5): Réka Csernyik DATES:   Winter School (Days …
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VIC: Kodály Teacher Choir 2016 Season

July 13 @ 6:30 pm - September 7 @ 8:00 pm

On behalf of KMEIA Victoria: Come and sing together at the Kodály Teacher Choir 2016 Season with Susan Searle conducting the choir through 7 rehearsals and a concert! Dates and times: Wednesday 6.30-8.00pm Dates:  July 13 and 27, August 3, 10, 17, 24 and …
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Latest News

2016 Australian Kodály Scholarship and Enid Scott Conference Award Announcement

Dear members, We were delighted to receive a number of nominations and applications for both the Australian Kodály Scholarship (AKS) and the Enid Scott Conference Award (ESCA) and it is with great pleasure that I announce the inaugural recipients. Australian …
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National Kodály Conference Update – May 2016

Two weeks left for Super Early Bird! Registrations are coming really well for the Conference! If you have already sent in your registration, can you please send this to someone else. If you would like to get in time for …
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National Kodály Conference Update – April 2016

Dear members, Are planning to join us in Brisbane from 26 – 29 September at All Hallows’ School? Perhaps you have already sent in your registration? It is exciting to see the national conference coming together. With the hard work …
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Reminder: Australian Kodály Scholarship and Enid Scott Conference Award

Dear members, REMINDER –  The closing date for all complete applications is this Thursday 31st March. It is with great pleasure that I write to inform you of our inaugural Australian Kodály Scholarship (AKS) and Enid Scott Conference Award (ESCA). …
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KMEIA National Conference Update – February 2016

We hope you had a good start to the New Year and wish you all the best in 2016! Presenters and Sessions Applications to present at the National Kodály Conference are now closed and invitations are going out to presenters. …
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