2014 Highlights

Highlights From 2014


Jamey Aebersold Coming to Asheville Music School!

               Jamey Aebersold, internationally known saxophonist and authority on JAZZ education and improvisation … and 2014 recipient of the National Endowment of the Arts Jazz Masters Award (the Nation’s highest honor) for his lifetime achievement and exceptional contributions to the advancement of JAZZ, America’s art form…..will be performing and […]

AMS Concert- WINDSONG 2014: A Celebration of Celtic Music

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Presented by Asheville Music School and Milissa Ellison, this premiere event will feature over 27 celtic woodwind instruments, and most of them handmade! The first in a series of historically-informed concerts, WINDSONG is a celebration of Celtic music: the folk and dance tunes of Galicia, Brittany, Ireland, Ulster, Scotland, Australia, and North America. The concert […]

Sound Effects: Emerging & Professional Musicians Raise Funds for Music Education

April 10, Isis Music Hall presents Sound Effects: A Benefit Concert for Asheville Music School The event will showcase the best of Asheville’s rising talents, revered teachers, and professional musicians. The night includes performances by AMS Sound Education student ensembles, AMS faculty, including Amanda Horton and Steve Loew, and members of Asheville Tango Orchestra, Common […]

March 2014 Practice-a-Thon Begins!

Our students will be helping raise money for the school and for the Paul Thorpe Music Education Fund. They will be collecting sponsor donations, and the more they practice the more they make! Prizes include an iPad Mini from City Mac and a handmade guitar/dulcimer from Appalachian Strings. Winners will be announced at our April […]