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.

Fall Term starts August 15!

Now is the time to register or re-enroll for our 2016-17 year!  If you are a new student, go here to fill out a registration.  If you are a returning student, email us to confirm your lesson information, or let us know if you need schedule adjustments!

Take a look at our beautiful performance spaces

We have wonderful spaces that are used for concerts, recitals, and large group rehearsals.  To see more, visit the About Us page.

Crocker Auditorium