Sunday, August 9th to Saturday, August 15th, 2020
The 38th International Kodály Summer School
Sunday 9th August to Saturday 15th August 2020
University of Nottingham, University Park Campus
BOOKING NOT YET OPEN
The Summer School 2020 will include
Musicianship – Choir – Methodology – Choral Conducting
Singing Games – Daily Vocal Warm-ups
Afternoon Options – Evening Events
Optional individual Vocal Technique and Piano lessons and Chamber Music Coaching
We are delighted to welcome Guest Tutors
together with our team of experienced UK Tutors
Alongside the General Course we will be running accredited certification modules
for anyone wishing to qualify as a teacher using the Kodály approach
For general information about the Summer School, please contact
Nicky Woods: email@example.com
For more information about certification, please contact
Lucinda Geoghegan: firstname.lastname@example.org
Updated details for 2020 to follow
General Timetable (2019)
Venue and Accommodation (2019)
Cecilia Vajda Memorial Scholarship (2019 details)
Click here to watch our Kodály Summer School Video.
Find out what previous students thought of the Kodály Summer School and studying with the British Kodály Academy.
- Magic by Laura McFall - Laura is a 25-year-old musicianship teacher and classical singer from Northern Ireland, and has recently accepted a place on the MMus Vocal Performance and Kodály Musicianship course at the Royal More →
- My Summer School Experience by Louise Cooper - Louise Cooper is Head of Music at William Perkin C of E School in Greenford, West London. I want to learn about this Hungarian school of music. What is the More →
- A Week of Intense Fun and Learning by Jimmy Rotheram - Jimmy Rotheram is music coordinator for Feversham Primary Academy, a school in inner-city Bradford which in the last five years has transformed from a special measures school to ‘outstanding’ by More →
Grants for ESTA members
If you are a member of ESTA (European String Teachers’ Association), grants are available towards the cost of the BKA Summer School and other BKA courses. Please apply at http://www.estabursary.org.uk
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