Through private music lessons, group lessons, and performance ensembles, AFTA empowers students in the Asheville area to reach their highest potential as artists
and human beings.
The Academy for the Arts celebrates a high standard of excellence within our teaching staff. All of our instructors hold at least one degree from an accredited college/university or have equitable expertise in their genre. All are from the Asheville area and have considerable experience either in the performance arena or the field of education. Our highly-skilled teachers create an atmosphere of nurture and expectation in which students pursue excellence in their artistic crafts, developing mature and disciplined character.
LIFE AT AFTA