• Updated Violin Slide
  • Updated Harp Slide

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.

Academy for the Arts will open for Fall Semester lessons beginning Monday, August 14, 2017.

AYC Auditions

Asheville Youth Choirs will hold auditions for the 2017-18 year on Thursday, August 17, 2017 from 4:00-7:00 p.m.  Auditions are open for all children and youth, from rising kindergarten to 12th grade.  Sign up for an audition time here.  More information about the choirs is available at ashevilleyouthchoirs.org. If you have any questions please contact us via phone (828.254.7841) or email (ayc@afta-fbca.net).