Kodály pedagogy

The Kodály Center found a new home with the University of Redlands in August 2023, upon the closing of Holy Names University, Oakland, CA.

The philosophy and pedagogy of Zoltán Kodály will continue with Hungarian, American and international faculty, offering the Master of Music Kodály Pedagogy degree, Summer Certificate program, and Seminars in Advanced Kodály topics at the University of Redlands.

Spring 2024 MM Kodály Pedagogy offerings

  • MUS 615-02 Graduate Seminar in Music Literature
    • Special topic: Repertoire in Spanish for the Music Classroom (3)
    • Instructor: Lydia Mills, MM
    • January 10-April 23, 2024, Thursdays, 6:00-9:00 pm
    • Hybrid-Flexible course with weekly online meetings and in-person meetings at Redlands and Marin campuses. In-person dates to be announced.

University of Redlands, Watchorn Hall, 1200 E Colton Ave, Redlands, CA
University of Redlands, Marin campus, 105 Seminary Road, San Anselmo, CA

Open to matriculated participants for Continuing Education credits.

  • Independent Studies as needed by students wishing to complete their HNU Master of Music degree.

Summer 2024 Kodály Certificate offerings

  • Kodály Pedagogy Levels I, II, III
  • Kodály Musicianship Levels I, II, III
  • Kodály Conducting Levels I, II, III
  • Kodály Folk Music Research Levels I, II, III
  • Kodály Pedagogy Level I, course taught in Spanish, Professor Lydia Mills
  • Advanced Seminar TBA
    • Instructors: Réka Csernyik, Gemma Arguelles, Dr. Katherine Hickey, other American and international faculty

June 24 to July 13, 2024
University of Redlands, Marin campus, 105 Seminary Road, San Anselmo, CA
Dormitories available
Application opens March 2024

The Kodály Center OPEN HOUSE

February 10-11, 2024
Marin Campus, 105 Seminary Road, San Anselmo, CA

Opening Ceremonies, Distinguished Guests, organ concert by Dr. Philip Hoch, presentations, tours, faculty meet and greet, and more.

Fall 2024 MM Kodály Pedagogy offerings

Fall semester August -December , 2024

  • MUS 600 Grad Study Musicology (3)
  • MUS 649 Kodály Pedagogy I (2)
  • MUS 6xx Folk Music Research I (2)

Online, Hyflex modality, Hungarian, American and International faculty
University of Redlands, Marin campus, 105 Seminary Road, San Anselmo, CA