The keyboard studies area offers courses in performance, pedagogy, and literature and provides ensemble and accompanying experiences. Private instruction in piano, organ, and harpsichord are offered, and private and class instruction in piano is provided for students majoring in performance areas other than keyboard.
Recent concerts at Ouachita have featured national and international competition winners, Grammy nominated duo piano teams, and world renowned jazz pianists.
Degrees offered with a major concentration in piano or organ studies include:
- Bachelor of Music in Performance
- Bachelor of Music Education in Choral Music
- Bachelor of Arts with a major in Music, Worship Studies, or Music Industry