Piano keys

In the Asheville area and wanting music lessons? Register now, with the Academy for the Arts at First Baptist Church of Asheville.



Clarinet on sheet music

We celebrate a high standard of excellence within our teaching staff. Our instructors are from the Asheville area and hold at least one degree from an accredited college/university, or have equitable expertise in their genre.

Inclement Weather Information

 Please see our Inclement Weather policy on our website: http://afta-fbca.net/inclement-weather/.  If you have any questions, please contact us via phone (828.254.7841) or email (info@afta-fbca.net).


AFTA is proud to be the home of the Asheville Symphony Youth Orchestra!

asyo-photo-2016Asheville Symphony Youth Orchestra is made up of the Prelude Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra, and Youth Orchestra. AFTA is pleased to be the host for this wonderful organization.