Saturday, February 9, 2013

McCormack, John

John McCormack(1884-1945), Irish tenor, after winning the National Irish Festival competition, went to Milan for further study, made his opera debut in Savona, Italy in 1908. The following year he started his career as opera singer and sang in Covent Garden, Metropolitan Opera, Boston, Chicago and Australia. Capacity crowds filled concert halls during his farewell tour of US in 1937.

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