Our Musicians

Holley Haynes, Children’s Choir Director

Holley Haynes has been devoted to teaching music to young children for 15 years. At St. Paul’s, Holley teaches the Family Music Making Group, helps run Vacation Bible School, and organizes the Christmas Pageant.  Holley is  in the process of organizing a St. Paul’s children’s choir (grades 1-5) to begin in September 2017.  

Outside of St. Paul’s, Holley teaches preschool at Mendon Community Nursery School  (MCNS) in Mendon, New York where she is the lead teacher for their three year class and Music and Literature classes. She also supervises and mentors music education student teachers at SUNY Fredonia. Prior to moving to the Rochester area in 2009, she taught at Temple University’s early childhood music program and in the public schools in New Jersey.  Recently, several of Holley’s songs and lesson plans have been accepted for publication in the upcoming book
Music Play II: An Early Childhood Music Curriculum.

Holley Haynes has a Bachelor of Music Education from Rutgers University and a Master of Music Education from Temple University. She is a faculty member for the Gordon Institute for Music Learning in early childhood music. Holley has shared her expertise with parents, undergraduate students, teachers, and music educators in the United States and China through presentations and workshops. 


Brad Batz, Assistant Musician
Rebecca Boyd, Assistant Musician
Janneke Hoogland, Assistant Musician

Yvonne Trobe, Assistant Musician