The Catoctones are an award winning all-male a capella ensemble located in Frederick, MD.  The Catoctones are committed to vocal excellence and community enrichment through singing.  We perform throughout the community and are active in the Barbershop Harmony Society contest circuit.  The Catoctones have won many awards and top honors over their 50 year history.  The Catoctones are available for a variety of performances.  If you are interested in booking the Catoctones for your next event, please use the Contact Page to send us a message.

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Singing Changes Your Brain For The Better

This article originally appeared on When you sing, musical vibrations move through you, altering your physical and emotional landscape. Group singing, for those who have done it, is the most exhilarating and transformative of all. It takes something...

11 Surprising Health Benefits of Singing

This article originally appeared on Singing brings joy to many people – but did you know that your passion for singing can lead to other surprising benefits? Consider all the health benefits of singing and you’ll never want to sit silent ever again!...

The Catoctones Qualify For District Competition

The Catoctones competed in the Southern Division contest of the Mid-Atlantic District this past weekend.  The chorus finished 4th overall out of 11 choruses.  The chorus also earned the Most Improved Chorus award for the second consecutive time.  The chorus is also...


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