Welcome to the Old Line Statesmen

Greetings and welcome to all who may be a Choral singer, may be interested in Barbershop a cappella singing, or may have just surfed in!

We are the Old Line Statesmen (OLS) Barbershop Chorus based in Carroll County, Maryland. We are members of the Barbershop Harmony Society.

Feel free to drop in for a visit to one of our rehearsals and see how much fun we have singing 4-part Barbershop Harmony.

We rehearse at:
The Krug Chapel
Carroll Lutheran Village
300 St. Luke Circle
Westminster, MD 21158

Please call the chorus at 410-795-5050 before stopping by just to make sure we are meeting. Occasionally, scheduled chorus performances can affect rehearsal times.

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    Volume 43, Issue 1, February/March/April, Excerpt from CHAPTER NEWS

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  • Barbershop chorus preserves American a cappella genre.

    On a cold rainy Sunday afternoon in November 1982, 47 men gathered in the Carroll County Arts Council Hall at 129 E. Main St

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  • Eldersburg man hits high note as Barbershopper of the Year

    David Desrosiers of Eldersburg was recently named as the Old Line Statesmen Barbershop Chorus’ Barbershopper of the Year.

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  • Quartet delivers Valentine’s greetings

    Barbershop chorus serenades women on holiday By Brandon Oland, Staff Writer February 15, 2011, Carroll County Times Four elderly men wearing dress shirts and bow ties handed a single red rose to their female audience. Then they started to sing during their annual fundraiser. Once again, Valentine’s Day was showtime for the Elderly Brothers Barbershop Quartet, […]

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  • October
    19
    Sing National Anthem at Winters Mill vs Westminster HS Football Game
    7:00 pm

    Location: Winters Mill High School, 560 Gorsuch Rd, Westminster, MD 21157, USA

  • October
    21
    South Carroll Senior Center Singout
    1:30 pm

    Location: 5928 Mineral Hill Rd, Eldersburg, MD 21784, USA

  • October
    22
    Chorus Rehearsal
    7:30 pm

    Location: Krug Chapel, Carroll Lutheran Village, 300 St Luke Cir, Westminster, MD 21158, USA

  • October
    27
    Pleasent View Nursing Home Singout
    2:00 pm

    Location: 4101 Baltimore National Pike, Mt Airy, MD 21771, USA

  • October
    29
    Chorus Rehearsal
    7:30 pm

    Location: Krug Chapel, Carroll Lutheran Village, 300 St Luke Cir, Westminster, MD 21158, USA