Music education for all

KSSA MISSION

To educate & share knowledge about the internationally acclaimed Kodály concept of music education, which can be used in music education, instrumental lessons, class music and choirs around the country.

It’s our mission to provide world-class Kodály courses, regular Kodály discussions, networking opportunities, lesson materials, and a platform for parents and schools to locate Kodály teachers throughout the country.

INITIATIVES

TEACHER TRAINING

  • Courses in Kodály levels certified by the International Kodály Society
  • Workshops on implementing Kodály in South Africa
  • “Teaching Nuggets”: free, online training and discussions on Kodály topics
 
TEACHER SUPPORT
  • Find a teacher page: Kodály trained teachers can place their details on the website
  • Socials and get-togethers for networking and support
  • Community WhatsApp groups for Kodály teachers
  • Advertise Kodály-based lessons on the website
  • Advertise any Kodály-related products on the website
 
SPREAD KODáLY BASED MUSIC EDUCATION
  • The Kodály Music Teacher magazine
 

UPCOMING EVENTS​

FEATURED

“Teach music and singing at school in such a way that it is not a torture but a joy for the pupil; instill a thirst for finer music in them, a thirst which will last for a lifetime!”

MEET THE TEAM

We are a group of music educators, specializing in the Kodály Concept and passionate about spreading tools and information on Kodály.

Dorette Vermeulen

Journal

Zelda Martin

Teacher training

Elrika van der Merwe

Finances & Courses

Liesl Swanepoel

Courses

Eljé Oosthuizen

Marketing, Journal & Administration

BECOME A MEMBER

Join in the South African Kodály journey by becoming a KSSA-member.

Make A Donation

By making a donation you help us to :

  • Host Kodály courses, in-person and online events
  • Run the KSSA website
  • Share the South African Kodály library
  • Share contact information of Kodály teachers
  • Share stories and community
  • Further Kodály music education in South Africa.