IKFA Award Presentation 2019


Committee: Mary Place – Chairman (UK), Helga Dietrich (Hun), Judy Johnson (Aus),
Betsy McLaughlin-Moll (USA), Mary Stouffer (CAN)
Under the auspices of the International Kodály Society


The Presentation of the International Katalin Forrai Award 2019 took place on 9th August during the 24th International Kodály Symposium held in Kuching, Malaysia.

The Award was presented to Gail Godfrey from Australia by the President of the IKS, James Cuskelly.

The Award Presentation was followed by a beautiful Recital given by Young Choral Academy Teachers Ensemble, Angela Lim and Gilbert De Greeve, when works by Kodály and Szőnyi amongst others were performed. 


Gail, members of her family and many of the 500 delegates at the Symposium attended the Presentation.

     Gail and Mary Place, Chairman of the Committee

It was an honour to hold the Presentation at the Symposium, and grateful thanks go to the Organising Committee and to the IKS for making it possible.