Bluffton University is an All-Steinway Institution.
All-Steinway Institutions demonstrate a commitment to excellence by providing the
best equipment possible for the study of music. That is why the only pianos owned
by Bluffton from the practice room to the recital hall are designed by Steinway &
Yoder Recital Hall, a 300-seat performance facility, was built in 1996. Two harpsichords and a Baroque style pipe organ located in Yoder offer varied opportunities for keyboardists.
Mosiman Hall, home of the music department, contains three classrooms, a rehearsal/lecture hall and faculty teaching studios. The music library/listening center includes a collection of performance scores and provides facilities for up to 15 students to use the department's collection of CDs.
Mosiman Hall also houses the Advanced Media Studio which includes a complete state-of-the-art piano lab (Roland keyboards and visualizer), computers, CD and DVD burners, video and audio editing software, visual projection and a stereo sound system. A sophisticated collection of music software such as Finale, Sibelius, Visual Music Tutor, Sonar 3, Project 5, MacGamut, a variety of softsynths and Media Tools is available.