St. Charles Borromeo Seminary hosted its second annual gala fundraiser Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 4 and 5, featuring a reception and a two-hour-long concert by the La Diva Tenors plus singers and musicians at the seminary. The event took place in St. Martin of Tours Chapel at the seminary. All proceeds benefited the seminary in its mission of forming priests as servant leaders for the Catholic Church. See video here. (Photos by Sarah Webb)
Seminarians greet guests as they enter St. Martin of Tours Chapel for the concert.
Bishop Timothy Senior (left), seminary rector, provides piano accompaniment for seminarian violinist Matthew Brody.
A chorus of seminarians performs a prelude before the La Diva tenors’ concert.
The renowned La Diva Tenors include, from left, Thomas Bethman, Antonio Buonauro, Donna Buonauro and James Gafgen.
La Diva Tenors Thomas Bethman, Antonio Buonauro, James Gafgen sang musical numbers from several popular shows and movies.
The husband and wife team of Donna and Antonio Buonauro sing a duet.
James Gafgen fills the spacious St. Martin’s Chapel with his powerful voice.
Thomas Bethman takes a solo.