June 27 – July 15, 2016

HNU Summer 2016 1What?

The HNU Kodály Summer Institute offers an introduction to Kodály philosophy in music education.

Classes include:

  • Musicianship
  • Conducting
  • Choir
  • Curriculum development
  • Pedagogical techniques
  • Materials for teaching
  • Special interest sessions – Early Childhood; Vocal Pedagogy


Course work within the institute can be applied toward:

  • Kodály Summer Certification
  • Masters Degree in Music Education
  • Kodály Specialist Certificate
  • Vocal Pedagogy Certificate

HNU Summer 2016Who?

The Kodály Summer Institute is open to music teachers who wish to advance professionally, as well as anyone who is interested in developing their music skills and helping others to do so.

Endorsed by:

Organization of American Kodály Educators (OAKE)


Level I course work can be applied toward the Masters Degree at HNU.


Check the website for Pre-Registration Form and further details.

call: 1 (510) 436-1314
email: mhennessy@hnu.edu

’’The HNU Kodály Summer Institute provides an intensive and challenging opportunity to develop and refine both one’s teaching practice and musicianship.  It is one of the most worthwhile teacher-training programs I have experienced in 25 years of teaching.”