Music for Children & Youth

Rehearsals are September through April (click here for detailed rehearsal schedule)

Growing the love of God through music in children, the most precious gift of creation. Growing in Grace is a comprehensive, scriptural-based music curriculum engaging multiple learning styles, developed by proven music educators and children’s choir experts.  View the core values of Growing in Grace.

Angel Choir Prek-K, 5:45 pm  Room 360
Director: Carla Sauers, Tonya Pittman  Register here

Cherub Choir Grades 1-2, 5:45 pm Room 380
Director:  Hannah Passmore  Register here

Junior Choir Grades 3-7, 5:45 pm
Director: Jessica Meier  Register here

Youth Instrumental Ensemble (seasonal) grades 8-12
Rehearsals, Sundays @ 5:30 pm
Director, Kelby Schnepel

Youth Instrumental Ensemble is open to all strings, woodwinds, brass and percussion students in grades 8-12.  Learn more and register!

Meet Kelby!

Kelby Schnepel is currently Director of Middle and Upper School Orchestras at Norfolk Academy. He is also Operations Manager for Bay Youth Orchestras of Virginia. He has recently completed his Masters of Music Education at Old Dominion University which is where he attending for Undergraduate work in Music Education. A cellist and conductor he finds excitement and drive in teaching young people to be musicians through instrumental playing. In his free time he enjoys cooking and grilling with his better half, Jess, and they both enjoy the chaos of their two charismatic boys, Leo and Emmett.




  • Upcoming Events

    all-day Volunteer for VBS
    Volunteer for VBS
    Jun 3 all-day
    Volunteer for VBS
    VBS runs from 6:30* to 8:30* p.m., Sunday, 7/14 through Thursday, 7/18. Our volunteers should plan to report by 6:10* p.m. each night.   Click here to help!
    6:00 pm Summer Turbo Life Groups
    Summer Turbo Life Groups
    Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Summer Turbo Life Groups
    Four-Week Summer Small Group Experiences! Three great options on Wednesday Nights! 6:30 pm—7:45 pm Gilligan’s Island: This series is designed to offer practical help from several experts about how to live a more ordered life. [...]
    6:00 pm Women’s Celebration Dinner
    Women’s Celebration Dinner
    Jun 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Women's Celebration Dinner
    Presbyterian Women will celebrate the women of the church and honor this year’s scholarship winner. Also,  two ladies will receive the Presbyterian Women’s Lifetime Achievement Award.  All women of the church are invited.  Cost is[...]
    all-day Golf Tournament
    Golf Tournament
    Jun 17 all-day
    Golf Tournament @ Greenbriar Country Club
    Come and join us for a fun-filled day of golf, food and fellowship to support our mission team to the Vida Joven camp in Nicaragua.  The team of 30 volunteers will travel on July 27-August[...]
    4:00 pm Candlelight Concert
    Candlelight Concert
    Jun 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Candlelight Concert @ Chesapeake | Virginia | United States
    “Soli Deo Gloria” Tour to Italy Bon Voyage Concert Featuring the choirs of Great Bridge Presbyterian Church,   Royster Presbyterian Church, & instrumentalists Billye Brown Youmans, Director  
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    (757) 547-4706
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