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Workshops & Courses!

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Mark your calendars for inspiring workshops for

the 2016-2017 season:

Come for the materials, fellowship with colleagues, or hospitality table! Just come!

Click here to RESERVE your spot! Click here to download workshop materials.

Upcoming events: 

Saturday, January 21, 2017 – 9:30-3:00pm
Teaching Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders in
Music Classrooms and Ensembles Alice Hammel, Clinician 
Location: St. Paul’s Lutheran School, North Hollywood
Saturday, May 20-21, 2017 
Annual Kodály Honor Chorus Festival 
Location: Hall of Liberty, Los Angeles *free event to attend
Monday through Friday, July 10-28, 2017  
Nationally Endorsed Kodály Summer Music Institute, Certification Courses
Faculty Location: Azusa Pacific University, CA   *scholarships available
Add these events to your calendar!


All KASC Workshops are FREE for full-time students and administrators!

3-package deal available to members. These workshops offer great resources to everyone!



 Recently Passed:

Saturday, November 5, 2016 – 9:30-3:00pm Folk Songs From Around The World Various Clinicians 
Location: St. Paul’s Lutheran School, North Hollywood
Saturday, September 24, 2016 – 9:30-1:30pm Performance at Play: Curriculum Based Performance Diane Geller, Clinician 
Location: Fairmont Private School, Anaheim Hills
Monday through Friday, July 5-22, 2016  Kodály Certification Courses Various Instructors
Location: Azusa Pacific University, CA  *scholarships available
Saturday, May 14-15, 2016 Annual Kodály Honor Chorus Festival Guest Conductor, Lisa Marxer
Location: Hall of Liberty, Los Angeles *free event to attend
Thursday, March 10 – Sunday, March 13, 2016 National OAKE Conference for music educators
Saturday, January 23, 2016 – 9:30-1:30pm Choral Conducting, Diction, and Vocal Techniques Niké St. Clair
Saturday, November 7, 2015 – 9:30-1:30pm Demystifying and “Kodály-fying” the Common Core Standards Juanda Marshall
Location: St. Paul’s Lutheran School, North Hollywood
 Saturday, September 26, 2015 - 9:30-3:00pm Kodály in Action: Music in K-8 Setting Gemma Arguelles
Location: Fairmont Private School, Anaheim Hills

Saturday, January 24, 2015, 9:30-1:30pm Kodály for the Older Beginner Diane GellerSaturday, March 28, 2015, 9:30-1:30pm Singing Games and DancesKurt Cereske


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Summer Certification

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Registration Forms:

KASC 2017 Special Topics Registration

KASC 2017 Registration Form-Levels

Course Materials List (see below)

2016 Flyer

Click for a description of each course:

♫  Level I

♫  Level II

♫  Level III

♫  Special Topics

♫  Tuition, Scholarship & Schedule

For more details: kasc.oake.org/annualcertificationcourses/, email [email protected], or call  818-790-0807

Registration forms may be emailed or mailed to: 1110 Fairview Drive, La Canada, CA 91011

Course Materials List:

If you don’t have these great music education and musicianship resources in your collection, you might want to start collecting! http://kasc.oake.org/2016/06/materials-for-summer-courses-2016/


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Organization of American Kodály Educators

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(Website)  http://www.oake.org     (Email) [email protected]    (Phone) 310.441.3555      (Fax) 310.441.3577    (Facebook) https://www.facebook.com/oakeorg

 Next Conference:

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania | March 23 – 26, 2017  ”Let Freedom Ring: Fostering Musical Independence” 

National OAKE Conference; music for everyone! For registration and conference information, click here: http://www.oake.org/conferences/

~ We hope to see you there! ~


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Workshop Survey & Materials

Posted by on Feb 22, 2014 in Announcements | Comments Off

Workshop Materials:

Either PRINT out workshop packets, or DOWNLOAD them onto your device (smartphone, tablet, laptop) in advance for access during the workshop. Some files are also available for download through the KASC group Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/24309462796/files/

November 5, 2016 Folk Songs Around the World (click the link below to view/download each packet):

The Music of the African Diaspora – Marilyn Miller

Songs from Australia – Emma Joleen

French Songs for US Classes – Anais de la Morandais

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Register and Pay Online

Posted by on Aug 22, 2013 in Announcements | Comments Off

You now have the option of securely paying online using either a credit card or PayPal at the KASC Store! Workshops start in September so take advantage of this convenient payment option. Stay connected, refresh enthusiasm, and add more tools to your music classroom!


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KASC Survey

Posted by on Aug 9, 2013 in Announcements | Comments Off


Workshop Survey

Just attended a workshop? Please consider filling out this brief online survey to let us know what you thought.

Introduce yourself!

Tell us a bit about your professional goals, give us feedback, and join our mailing list by taking this quick survey.

Stay connected! Have a facebook account? Share photos, experiences, ideas and more by joining our Kodály Association of Southern California facebook page.


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