Italian Tenor Michéal Castaldo Concert Raised $4500 for St. Barnabas Church, Bayville

Jul 18, 2018 1067

The Michéal Castaldo concert held at St. Barnabas Church in Bayville last month raised $4500 for the church, and the parishioners were thrilled to meet and take photos with him after the show. Castaldo’s Sacred Sounds and Italian Spiritual SongsA Traditional Italian Spiritual Concert featured classic Italian songs of faith from his chart-topping best-selling CDs, “Aceto,” “Olive You,” and “Cinecitta Canta.” He received several standing ovations throughout the show, and his string quartet received thunderous applause for its lively and inspiring musical compositions between sets.

“I am truly gratified that my Italian Spiritual Concerts not only entertain but also bring such joy and raise thousands of dollars for churches and schools around the country,” notes Castaldo. “I am happy sharing my musical talent in this way benefits so many. It is so much more than simply entertainment.”

Majestic Castle Music Productions, John Crisafulli, and the presenting sponsors Mastapeter Funeral Homes, Inc. and Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals partnered on this event to help promote the Italian culture and heritage while raising funds to help the church reach its fundraising goals for 2018.

The concert’s major business sponsors were The Fosbre Family, Kearny Bank, Tallwoods Care Center, and The Max Challenge, all of Bayville. General business sponsors included The Amato Family; St. Barnabas Knights of Columbus, Council #8603; Law Offices of Alexandra Nieves-Martinez, Esq. LLC; Mihlon Family Chiropractic Center; Richard’s Sub World, all of Bayville; Anderson & Campbell Funeral Home and the Law Offices of Pasquale Givelekian, Esq. LLC, both of Toms River; Polhemus Cremation Services, West Creek; Casertano’s Cucina, Sand Castle Diner, and Wherever Tours, all of Beachwood; and Woodpecker Press, Livingston.

For more information about St. Barnabas Church, visit For more information, about Michéal Castaldo, visit www.miché or contact Majestic Castle Music at 877-642-7271 or

To inquire about booking a fundraising concert for your church or school, contact Charlotte Jayne at 631-256-6515 or

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