The success of the Hudson Valley Youth Chorale is only made possible through the involvement and commitment of many people, including parents, the board of directors and the professional staff.

Parents are responsible for ensuring that students are prepared and on time for rehearsals and performances.

Artistic Executive Director

Mathew Camara

Mathew attended the University of Alaska in Fairbanks where he earned his Bachelors of Music in Vocal Performance. He also earned his Masters in Music Education at the College of St. Rose. He was the Musical Director for the Gilbert & Sullivan Society’s production of Pirates of Penzance. Mathew is a music teacher in the Kingston City School District. He is the co-director of the Mid-Hudson Women’s Chorus and sings with Ars Choralis.  In August 2017 Mathew was featured as a “Hudon Valley Hero” in Hudson Valley Magazine.

Board of Directors

The board of directors is responsible for all administrative aspects of HVYC, including budgeting and communications.


Vice President


Recording/Corresponding Secretary

Board Members