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

    Jan
    26
    Sat
    9:00 am Ladies Morning Out
    Ladies Morning Out
    Jan 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
    Ladies Morning Out @ Chesapeake | Virginia | United States
    Join us for praise and worship, inspirational speakers,  and a continental breakfast! Come, be inspired, as Carol Sargent Miller and Paula Bass teach about the blessings of Jesus. Join us for this special morning out! Free[...]
    Jan
    27
    Sun
    11:00 am New Member Class
    New Member Class
    Jan 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
    New Member Class
    The New Member’s Class is a great opportunity for those new to our community to meet new people and learn more about our congregation. You may join GBPC by transfer of letter, by reaffirmation of[...]
    5:00 pm Annual Meeting & Potluck Dinner
    Annual Meeting & Potluck Dinner
    Jan 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Annual Meeting & Potluck Dinner
    Join us for Annual Meeting as we review 2018 and look forward to 2019! All are welcome, but we need members to vote on the 2019 Terms of Call. The Annual Report will be available[...]
    Feb
    2
    Sat
    all-day Women’s Retreat Registration
    Women’s Retreat Registration
    Feb 2 all-day
    Women's Retreat Registration @ Hilton Garden Inn
    March 22-24 Join us for our women’s retreat in Kitty Hawk, NC, featuring guest speaker Christy Wimber.  Christy is a nationally known pastor, speaker and author who is passionate about helping grow the body of[...]
    Feb
    3
    Sun
    11:00 am New Member Class
    New Member Class
    Feb 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
    New Member Class
    The New Member’s Class is a great opportunity for those new to our community to meet new people and learn more about our congregation. You may join GBPC by transfer of letter, by reaffirmation of[...]
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