The DeWitt Center for Music

The DeWitt Center for Music occupies the second and third floors of Presser Hall, housing classrooms, studios, practice rooms and a fully equipped computer lab including the latest in computer software and hardware, synthesizers and recording equipment. There are two music libraries, the choral and instrumental libraries, and a music student lounge. The Department of Music is well equipped with instruments appropriate to the needs of the bands, orchestras, and jazz ensembles. Individual lockers are available for the protection and security of instruments and personal belongings.

The Choir Room (Presser 320)

The Choir Room

The Music Student Lounge

The Music Student Lounge

Presser Auditorium


Built in 1929, historic Presser Hall serves as the main administration, music, and humanities building on campus. The Auditorium seats 1750 patrons, and up to 450 musicians on stage. It is home to a Bösendorfer Imperial 290 Grand Piano; an 80 rank, 4 manual Reuter Pipe Organ, and also the 350 member Bethany Oratorio Society.

Pianos & Organs of Bethany College