McCormack, John


McCormack, John
(14 jun. 1884, Athlone, cond. de Westmeath, Irlanda–16 sep. 1945, cerca de Dublín).

Tenor irlandés-estadounidense. En su niñez viajó con el coro de la catedral de Dublín, estudió canto en Milán y en 1906 hizo su debut en Italia. Al año siguiente debutó en Londres con Cavalleria rusticana y durante la siguiente década realizó una carrera internacional de ópera, sobre todo en EE.UU. A partir de 1918 se dedicó principalmente a hacer recitales y grabaciones, con un repertorio que abarcó desde lieder alemanes hasta populares canciones sentimentales. Sus canciones irlandesas fueron en particular apreciadas.

Enciclopedia Universal. 2012.

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