Shane Jenkins – Artist in Residence

Shane is a native of western North Carolina. He has been playing piano since the age of five. He has a piano performance degree from Appalachian State University. He performed throughout the U.S. with the Malachi Trio and the Gold City Quartet. With a wide musical background ranging from classical and jazz, to hymns and contemporary church music, Shane’s music is a unique blend of old and new. He has recorded several CDs of familiar and original music. He and his wife, Kristi, live in Hendersonville. Shane performs solo for wedding, parties, etc. He and their son, Cole, who is studying cello and voice performance at Appalachian State University also perform together. Shane’s favorite sport is baseball.