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BARNAROO- SEPT 30-OCT 2

We are thrilled to be partnering with Barnaroo Festival once again! The festival, held at Franny's Farm in Leicester, NC, features local and regional bands, as well as our AMS Rock Band. AND, a portion of the proceeds go to benefit AMS programs. Learn more HERE.

TONY GREY WORKSHOP & PERFORMANCE

Oct. 4 at 6:00pm- Bass virtuoso Tony Grey comes to AMS with a hands on workshop for all skill levels and instruments, and a performance by his Galactic Duo. More info HERE.

ADULT ENSEMBLE FORMING

Our new adult ensemble will focus on the music of The Beatles. To learn more CLICK HERE

NEW GROUP CLASSES

We have 2 new group classes for Fall 2016- Voice Class and Beginner Guitar Class, starting mid-Sept. CLICK HERE for more info.

AMS RULES AT DTA5

AMS Rock Band (aka Minør) performed at Downtown After 5 on Fri., Aug 19, opening for Asheville All-Stars, and crushed it! Watch video HERE.

2016- OUR 20TH YEAR!

It's been 20 years since Asheville Music School first opened its doors! Time flies when you're making music! Thanks to everyone who has been a part of AMS over the years. We couldn't have done it without the support of this amazing community!

Electric Bass Lessons

A relatively new instrument, the electric bass was developed in the 1930s as a more easily transportable substitute for the double bass, and eventually became widely used in the 1950s with Leo Fender producing his Precision Bass (which is still widely used today!)

Our teachers at Asheville Music School teach all ages and skill levels as well as any musical genre your heart desires. The electric bass can be played with the fingers, with a pick, or slapped and popped, and our teachers are well adept at teaching all 3 playing styles.

Click the teacher links below to learn more about our Electric Bass faculty.

Teachers:

Ben Bjorlie
Ryan Reardon
Ryan Kijanka