All students, regardless of their major, may take private keyboard lessons. To complement their solo playing, students may also study church performance, accompaniment, pedagogy, and chamber music. Keyboard classes are conducted in the Presser Piano Laboratory which is furnished with 10 Roland keyboards and eight PCs.
The college maintains a variety of fine performance and practice instruments, including:
- 8 concert grand pianos
- 36 baby grand pianos
- 64 upright pianos
- 2 harpsichords
- a clavichord
- a Mozart fortepiano
All students interested in private keyboard instruction are encouraged to audition for lesson scholarships to cover the cost of instruction.