Asia Kodaly Symposium 2018 Programme & Topics

15-18 August 2018
Kaohsiung, Taiwan | 高雄,台灣

We are very pleased to once again, have the kind support from our local partner Natus Cantorum (Taiwan) 天生歌手合唱團. As this is a special edition of the AKS and the second time the AKS is being held in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, we will be providing a special, more in-depth exploration of Kodaly-inspired music education through our 3 key speakers, Professor Laszlo Nemes (Hungary), Lucinda Geoghegan (United Kingdom) and Geza Szilvay (Finland-Hungary).

Organised by:

  • Kodaly Academy of Music (Singapore)

Main Partners:

  • International Kodaly Institute (Hungary)
  • Natus Cantorum (Taiwan)

Our supporting partner organisations:

  • Fu Shan Primary School Choir 福山國小合唱團
  • Kaohsiung Children’s Choir 高雄市兒童合唱團(小黃鶯)
  • Taiwan Youth Festival Choir 台灣青年節慶合唱團

More information coming soon!

Symposium Programme & Topics

Programme is accurate as of 25 Oct 2018 and may be subject to change.

Time 15 Aug 2018

Day 0 (Wed)

16 Aug 2018

Day 1 (Thu)

17 Aug 2018

Day 2 (Fri)

18 Aug 2018

Day 3 (Sat)

09:00 Morning Sing +

Keynote Address


Morning Sing +

Keynote Address


Morning Sing +

Keynote Address


10:00-12:30 Workshops/Lesson Demonstration

3-4 concurrent sessions:


Workshops/Lesson Demonstration Workshops/Lesson Demonstration
12:30-14:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch
14:00-17:00 Registration Workshops/Lesson Demonstration Workshops/Lesson Demonstration Workshops/Lesson Demonstration
17:00-19:00 End End Dinner
19:00-21:00 Closing Gala Concert