Certification Program

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♫  Level I
♫  Level II
♫  Level III
♫  Tuition, Scholarship & Schedule
♫  Certification Course Folder with Materials List, Registration Forms, etc.





Summer Program

Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA

Nationally-endorsed Kodály Certification*

Founded by Katinka S. Dániel (1913-2010)

Kodály Approach

Levels I, II, III*

Pre-certification core: Pedagogy, Musicianship,

Choral Experience, Folk Song Research

Special Topics: Kodály for Choir, Music Making for Children

The only OAKE-endorsed program in Southern California. Based on the original Hungarian model developed by Jenő Ádám and adapted to American materials by Katinka Scipiades Dániel (1913-2010). Courses held at Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA

*Each level is 3 weeks; Certification granted after 3 summers plus academic year, or 4 summers and completion of all coursework. Choral Experience course includes Ensemble and Conducting.

Distinguished Hungarian & American Master Teachers: 

Meet the Faculty

For more information, contact kascmail@gmail.com or call  951-454- 8205

Registration forms may be emailed or mailed to: 38600 Pine Drive, Cherry Valley, CA 92223

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