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.

Chamber Ensembles are offered at AFTA!

Ensembles include strings, winds, brass, percussion and more. Join us in October and November for the first 8 week session. Included are weekly coaching sessions with AFTA instructors, free rehearsal space at AFTA, and opportunities for recitals. For more details, click here.