July 6-23, 2021, Azusa Pacific University
The nationally endorsed Certification Program provided by KASC includes three levels of Kodály Music Education courses and Folk Song Research. Each level can be completed in an intensive three-week course taught by experts in the field each summer.
Online Summer Seminars!
KASC is offering online "Summer Seminars" the week of July 13th, culminating with a virtual Katinka Day Celebration on Friday, July 17th! Our regularly scheduled Summer Institute has been Postponed to 2021 due to Covid-19, so we hope you'll join us for these special seminars!
More details coming soon!
Choral Lit/ Score Study
Music Theory (High School/ College Level)
Art Music Listening
Virtual Katinka Day
KASC Music Education Institute
July 6-24, 2020
Azusa Pacific University
901 E Alosta Ave, 91702, Azusa CA
Early Bird Discount! Register by May 1st, 2020, and receive $50 off the price! Use coupon code: earlybird
Congratulations to all students who participated in July, 2019!
Join us this summer for our 3-week course and improve your teaching in a fun, friendly, and rigorous environment. Whether you are a brand new music teacher, have years of experience, or are somewhere in between, these courses will help you develop the tools and skills you need to become a better music teacher and musician. Our courses can prepare you for teaching music to Kindergarten through 8th grade and beyond!
Components of Courses
Classes are held Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 5:00pm.
Download the 2020 Schedule below!
Sample Schedule (subject to change, depending on level):
Community Sing 8:30-9:00 am
Pedagogy 9:00 am-12 noon
Lunch 12:00-12:30 pm
Musicianship 12:30-2:30 pm
Break 2:30-3:00 pm
Choral Experience 3:00-5:00 pm
Pre-Certification Level 1, 2, or 3: $950
Making Music for Children (one week course): $400
Folk Song Research 1, 2, or 3:* $300
(*FSR will not be offered in summer, but is available in Fall and Spring 2020-2021. Email for further inquires.)
(Early bird rate- register before May 1 receive a $50 discount!)
All textbook materials will be available for purchase on the first day of classes.
Approximate textbook costs:
Level I - $200, Level II -$250, Level III -$100, Choral $20.
BRING your text books from previous levels. Here is a list of materials, although we suggest buying them on the first day of classes in case of changes.
You can register online by clicking the button below and paying online, or download the Registration Form as a PDF and mail it in with a check!
Need a place to stay? Have a question about our Music Education Institute this summer? Contact us if you have any questions at all or to find out if we have someone available to host you during the course!