Recent publications of the IKS


  • Music, a Universal Language. 31 folksongs from 21 different countries with an arrangement of each song for 2- or 3-part children's or youth choir. With 2 CDs.

  • Music Should Belong to Everyone. 120 quotations from Zoltán Kodály's writings and speeches. Compiled by Ildikó Herboly Kocsár.

  • An Ode For Music. 11 analyses of choral compositions of Zoltán Kodály. Compiled by Judit Hartyányi.

  • IKS Bulletin Archives CD.

  • The Legacy of Zoltán Kodály. An Oral History Perspective. Edited by Sister Mary Alice Hein.

  • Jubilee Bulletin. A compilation of major articles published in the past decades, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the IKS.

          You can order any of these publications by contacting the Executive Office.

IKS Bulletin

The IKS Bulletin appears twice each year.

Indexed in RILM Abstracts of Music Literature. It is also available as full-text on RAFT to libraries and academic institutions subscribed to EBSCO.

Editorial Committee: Gilbert De Greeve, Dr. Matthias Funkhauser, Kelly Foster Griffin, Dr. Shinji Inagi, Dr. Jerry L. Jaccard (Executive), Anne Laskey, Emily Spencer, Lili Vandulek (Technical), Celia Waterhouse

IKS publishes the peer-reviewed IKS Bulletin (ISSN 0133-8749) twice each year. The Bulletin contains articles about Kodály's compositions, about the application of his principles of music education, and about other topics of interest to its members.

The Bulletin is sent to the Society's members free of charge.

For non-members the subscription rate is USD 20.00/year. Orders are to be sent to the IKS Executive Office (H-1364 Budapest, PO Box 67, e-mail: office [at] iks [dot] hu) or through the webshop (Publications).

Index of all articles published in the Bulletin since 1976

Potential authors are requested to follow the instructions detailed here.

IKS BULLETIN ARCHIVES available for download.


Music, a Universal Language

SongbookThe International Kodály Society Songbook

31 Folksongs from 21 countries

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Music Should Belong to Everyone

120 quotations from Kodály's writings and speeches

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An Ode for Music

11 analyses of choral compositions of Zoltán Kodály

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Bulletin Archives

40 years of International Kodály Society Bulletin publications

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Jubilee Bulletin

Jubilee Bulletin  
   1975 —2000. 25 years in the life of a Society

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