MAURY A. CASTRO, MINISTER OF MUSIC
Maury A. Castro
has served at First United since August of 2008.
He holds the Master of Sacred Music in Organ Performance from Boston University.
Before coming to First United, Maury served as Minister of Music at The Eliot Church of Newton, in Newton, Massachusetts.
Currently, Maury is the conductor of the Festival Celebration Choir, a 70-voice ecumenical ensemble based in the capital region.
Maury is a member of the American Guild of Organists, holding the Colleague Certificate of the Guild, and serving as the Sub-dean for the Eastern New York Chapter.
He is also an active member of the The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada and The American Choral Directors Association.
is ecstatically married to his
wife, Kerén, an elementary school language arts teacher.
They have three lovely daughters, Delia, Chiara, and Gabrielle.
may be reached at the church office 518-272-2771, ext. 14, or by email.