The Acadia Choral Society

Music that inspires and strengthens community….


Welcome to the website for the Acadia Choral Society.

We invite you to explore this new website, even as we build content into it, and to come back often to see the progress and learn about our concerts and other events.

ACS has been performing concerts for almost 50 years  in downeast Maine, performing in both Bar Harbor and Ellsworth.

Come join us, buy a ticket, send a contribution,  join the mailing list, or come sing with us.


“…a great sound…absolutely thrilling to hear…” 
                    —  Bar Harbor Times

Holiday Concert Dates

Saturday. December 7 at 7 pm 
at St. Saviour’s Church, Bar Harbor

Sunday, December 8 at 3 pm
at St. Saviour’s Church, Bar Harbor

Sunday, December 15 at 3 pm .
at St. Andrew Lutheran Church, Ellsworth



Daniel Pinkham: Christmas Cantata

Palestrina Hodie Christus Natus Est

Gabrieli: Hodie Christus natus est

Hassler: Verbum caro factum est

Brahms: O Heiland reiss die Himmel auf

Scheidt:  Puer natus in Bethlehem

Brahms: Ave Maria

Sweelinck: Hodie Christus natus est

Bring a Torch Jeanette Isabella

Sing We Now of Christmas