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John McCormack

John McCormack (1884–1945) was an Irish American tenor renowned for his renditions of sentimental Irish-themed songs. He also possessed a fine operatic voice and worked steadily on the opera stage during the early part of his career. Reportedly, he was a self-admitted poor actor and for this reason chose to focus his career on the concert stage and recording studio. McCormack's voice has been described as being very pure, sweet, and light. He was well known for his interpretations of Mozart, Handel, and German lieder. McCormack's long career as a recording artist extended from 1904 to 1942. He began his association with the Victor Company in 1910.

The following recordings featuring John McCormack are available in the National Jukebox:

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  Artist Role Title Description Primary Performer(s) Date
Vocalist - Tenor vocal It's a long, long way to Tipperary Tenor vocal solo, with male chorus and orchestra John McCormack 1914-11-23
Vocalist - Tenor vocal The vacant chair Tenor vocal solo, with male vocal chorus, celeste, and orchestra John McCormack 1915-03-31
Vocalist - Tenor vocal Mavis Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra John McCormack 1914-11-23
Vocalist - Tenor vocal Evening song Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra John McCormack 1915-03-30
Vocalist - Tenor vocal Kathleen Mavourneen Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra John McCormack 1911-03-16
Vocalist - Tenor vocal I'm falling in love with someone Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra John McCormack 1911-03-17
Vocalist - Tenor vocal Mother Machree Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra John McCormack 1911-03-17
Vocalist - Tenor vocal At dawning Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra John McCormack 1912-12-11
Vocalist - Tenor vocal Giunto sul passo Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra John McCormack 1912-12-11
Vocalist - Tenor vocal Nirvana Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra John McCormack 1912-12-11