Fredericksburg, VA based musician Toby Fairchild performs locally, regionally, nationally and abroad. Teaching drums and percussion is a major part of his activities. Toby has been very fortunate to meet and perform with many wonderful musicians such as Keller Williams, Victor Wooten, Bob Weir (The Greatful Dead), Eric Marienthal, James Moody, J.J. Grey, Jake Cinninger, Nicki Bluhm, Jon Carroll, Zach Deputy, Gary Grainger, Ron Holloway and many, many others.
Toby has recorded on over 40 albums and countless tracks for other musicians so far as well as arranging, composing, producing, recording, and engineering. Toby received his formal music training at Virginia Commonwealth University where he studied classical percussion. Toby’s lessons cover orchestral percussion (concert snare drum, marimba, and accessory percussion), marching percussion, hand drumming (conga drums), and all styles of Drumset.