A Passion to Sing

Marina Alexander

Musical & Artistic Director

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The Arcadian Chorale is proud to be a member of

Founded 1992


          Tuesday evenings  
             7 - 10 PM

SITE: 1st Presbyterian Church

              883 Rt. 34

              Matawan, NJ 07747

Membership is FREE


Asbury Park Press

“The Arcadian Chorale...celebrated its …Anniversary season... with a   heart- pumping program, titled “Anniversary Waltzes.” Alexander is a first-rate conductor, and her leadership shows in the consistently warm and rich sound of the ensemble, sharply focused vocal lines, and precise  articulation...a highly effective and emotional journey.  The voices here were confident and soaring..."

Classics Today

“.........the Arcadian Chorale.. sang with great passion & accuracy”

Monmouth Arts


New Jersey Choral Consortium


and the

Love to sing?!

Get to know us by sitting in on

A Tuesday evening rehearsal.

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Classical New Jersey

“Marina Alexander has brought The Arcadian Chorale to a high performance level through meticulous preparation…. and intelligence in the interpretations.. The polished phrasing and  clear diction of the choir throughout the concert were a testament to  her expertise in choral conducting and her solid musicianship."

2017 - 2018 is our

25th Anniversary season!

Enjoy the recording of our  Spring 2016 program Available on CD, DVD, and Blu-ray disc.  For more info, & to purchase a recording, please click HERE.

On Fri., Oct. 27 at 8 PM

Arcadian Chorale sang a

Special Gala Performance

for the

100th Anniversary


St. Demetrios Church

Perth Amboy, NJ

“A Musical Tribute to the

Great Martyr Demetrios,

Defender of Thessalonika &
Champion of the Faithful”

was live streamed on Facebook

and viewed by over  2,000 people, from as far away Albania!

Click HERE to view and enjoy the video of that concert.

Program included excerpts from the
“Oratorio St. Demetrius”
by celebrated Greek classical composer

Nicolas Astrinidis,

Byzantine chant,

and the World Premieres of  St. Demetrios, A Worthy Champion
and Great in Spirit, Small in Years (in praise of St. Nestor)
two works by Marina Alexander especially written for this occasion.