Robby Shankle is originally from North Carolina. He has resided in Nashville for almost 26 years. Robby has made a living as a professional musician and teacher. His free-lance woodwind playing includes the Nashville Symphony, the Nashville Jazz Orchestra, Broadway shows, and recording work for Faith Hill, Matchbox 20, and The Temptations to recording in the Christian music field. Robby currently teaches at Trevecca, Lipscomb, Cumberland University and Cumberland Arts Academy.