Robert McBride is a native of Melbourne, Florida. At an early age he began piano studies with Joseph Kreines. He received his Bachelor and Master’s degree from Louisiana State University. Mr. McBride has been a church musician for over 35 years. He is also an orchestral bassoonist for over 35 years. He is an energetic proponent of contemporary Christian music and committed to the development of the musical abilities of young musicians. He recently formed the group Earthen Vessels, which has performed several concerts in our area. He is excited and looking forward to being a part of the rich musical environment at Eastminster Presbyterian.