Section Leaders

Stephanie Steiner
(Treble Section Leader)

Stephanie Steiner has been singing since she was a little girl. She began singing in church at a young age. Since then she has studied voice and pedagogy for 20 years and has received degrees in music education, music history and early childhood. She is a music educator and performer. Mrs. Steiner has performed in venues in the United States, Europe and Asia. Mrs. Steiner previously served as the Soprano Section Leader at Trinity-St. John's Episcopal Church (Hewlett) for over eight years. She is currently the educational director at a high school. When she is not singing she enjoys spending time with her family.

Mike Castoro
(Tenor Section Leader/Organ Scholar)

Mike Castoro, Tenor, is a Brooklyn native. He is a Cum Laude graduate of C.W. Post Long Island University and obtained a dual Music Education and Performance degree. Mike has toured as a soloist and choir member England, Ireland, Wales, Spain and France with the LIU Chamber Singers as well as a local madrigal group. Mike Castoro was a featured lead in the Gilbert and Sullivan Light Opera Company of Long Island. He was also the youngest regular member of Musica Viva of New York as a featured soloist for over 3 years. Mike enjoyed several years as a performer for the Douglaston Concert Series under Gerald Anders. He was highlighted in an acclaimed review in “Tygodnik Polonijny”, a Polish digest, for his interpretation of Chopin art song. Mr. Castoro currently continues to train with singer and recent famed actor, Anthony Laciura. Mike also currently performs at local Long Island events. He enjoys composition, arranging, and is also heavily involved in the creative side of music, the arts, and performance.

Kieran Q. Kerekes
(Baritone/Bass Section Leader)

Kieran Kerekes is a Bachelor of Music, Voice Performance graduate from the 2011 class of The Boston Conservatory. Kieran is a professional singer and actor, and has been active in both, performing as a freelance singer for various events, such as weddings, with venues including cathedrals and churches throughout Long Island, in New York City with his a cappella group - Ten and Change, and with the Huntington Cabaret on Long Island and in Manhattan.
As an actor, he has worked on many TV shows including "Nikki Sara Live", "The Carrie Diaries", and "Law&Order: SVU". You can also find him on You Tube by his full name, Kieran Quinn Kerekes, which is also his stage name, where you will find a variety of his different videos. He currently resides in Hempstead, Long Island. As a performer, Kieran is very versatile because of his ability to infuse elements of the contemporary and classic pop, jazz, and musical theater styles with his classical training along with his dance and acting experience. Kieran began performing when he was nine in his local cathedral choir and has continued in that musical realm while expanding his experience with roles in musical theater, film, television, opera, and being a dance instructor for The Boston Conservatory's Dance Club. He feels very fortunate to sing with the Grace Episcopal Church [Adult] Choir because of its talent and experience.