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McCormack, John

double bass, piano, Sanger, tenor, trumpet, vocals, ex-husband of Colleen Moore


born: 14 Jun 1884 Athlone, Ireland Source: 1  

died: 16 Sep 1945 Dublin, Ireland Source: 1  
died: ------------ Booterstown, Dublin, Ireland Source: 2  

date of Variety obit: 10 May 1961  
date of Variety obit: 17 Dec 1975  
date of Variety obit: 19 Sep 1945  

active: Baltimore, Maryland / state, USA  

Berlin Philharmonic: debut as soloist/conductor: 23 Apr 1923  

The Music Sack has 122 items with information about John McCormack
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 2001

Index of Members

The above item is part of :
Musicians' Union national directory of members 2001. Second edition
London: Musicians's Union, 2001, 637 p.

Number of People : 27,855


 2001

Index

p. 243-264 In:
Klein, Axel
Irish classical recordings
A discography of Irish art music
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 2001, 264 p.

Number of People : 1,228


 1998

Index

The above item is part of :
Larkin, Colin
The encyclopedia of popular music
Third edition
New York: Macmillan, 1998, 8 v.

Number of People : 43,747


 1996

[Artist Index]

The above item is part of :
Ruppli, Michel
The Decca labels. A discography. Volume 6
Record numerical listings & general artist index
Compiled by Michel Ruppli
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1996, 958 p.

Number of People : 10,351


 1995

Long, R.
Classical recordings McCormack & Kreisler in Recital (John McCormack, tenor; Fritz Kreisler, violin; assisting artists) (Nimbus Prima Voce CD)
Audio 79:96-7 Nov 1995
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1994

Addenda und Corrigenda zu den Banden 1 und 2

p. 1125-1474 In:
Riemens, Leo
Kutsch, Karl J.
Grosses Sangerlexikon. Erganzungsband II
Bern: Francke, 1994

Number of People : 2,140


 1994

Douglas, Nigel
More legendary voices
London: Andre Deutsch, 1994

Number of People : 12


 1994

Index of Artists

p. 1263-1325 In:
Kelly, Alan
His Master's Voice
Die Stimme seines Herrn. The German catalogue
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1994, 1325 p.

Number of People : 2,206


 1992

Driscoll, F.P.
Irish echoes
Opera News 56:8-11+ Mar 14 1992
       biog cover port il ports

Number of People : 1


 1992

Larkin, Colin
The Guinness encyclopedia of popular music
Edited by Colin Larkin
Enfield, Middlesex: Guinness Publishing, 1992, 4V p.

Number of People : 5,680

More Details : (1 Section)


 1992

Heister, Hanns-Werner
Sparrer, Walter-Wolfgang
Komponisten der Gegenwart
Edition Text+Kritik
Herausgegeben von Hanns-Werner Heister und Walter-Wolfgang Sparrer
1992

Number of People : 480


 1991

Thomson, John Mansfield
The Oxford history of New Zealand music
Auckland: Oxford University Press, 1991, 315 p.

Number of People : 508


 1991

Blair, Donald S.
Great opera singers of the twentieth century 1927-1990
Lewiston, Queenston, Lampeter: Edwin Mellen Press, 1991

Number of People : 50


 1991

Addenda und Corrigenda zum Hauptwerk

p. 1133-1954 In:
Kutsch, Karl J.
Riemens, Leo
Grosses Sangerlexikon. Erganzungsband [I]
Bern: Francke, 1991, 2002 columns

Number of People : 4,103


 1990

Artist Index

p. 649-679 In:
Kelly, Alan
His Master's Voice; La Voix de son Maitre; the French catalogue.
A complete numerical catalogue ...
Compiled by Alan Kelly...
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1990

Number of People : 1,204


 1990

Marchand, Miguel Patron
100 grandes cantantes del pasado
Santiago de Chile: Editorial Andres Bello, 1990, 263 p.

Number of People : 100


 1989

Paris, Alain
Dictionnaire des interpretes : et de l'interpretation musicale au XX siecle.
Paris: Robert Laffont, 1989

Number of People : 2,306


 1989

Performer Index : Conductors

p. 547-557 In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews 1984-1987 : based on material ... 1984 AND 1987
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1989, 639 p.

Number of People : 20,297


 1989

Remy, Pierre-Jean
Covent Garden : Royal Opera House
Paris: Sand, 1989, 249 p.

Number of People : 19


 1989

Celletti, Rodolfo
Voce di tentore
Idealibri, 1989, 264 p.

Number of People : 47


 1988

Artist Index

p. 435-462 In:
Kelly, Alan
His Master's Voice
La Voce del Padrone. The Italian catalogue. A complete numerical catalogue ...
Compiled by Alan Kelly...
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1988, 462 p.

Number of People : 1,268


 1988

Index To Musicians

p. 233-252 In:
Mitchell, Jack
Australian jazz on record 1925-80
Canberra: Australian Government Publishing Services, 1988, 337 p.

Number of People : 2,359


 1988

Johnston, Brian Fawcett
Count John McCormack. Discography
Talking Machine News, 1988, p. 1-57

Number of People : 1


 1987

Index To Artists

p. 1157-1189 In:
Rust, Brian
Forbes, Sandy
British dance bands on record 1911 to 1945
By Brian Rust & Sandy Forbes
General Gramophone Publications, 1987

Number of People : 2,725


 1987

Riemens, Leo
Kutsch, Karl J.
Grosses Sangerlexikon
Bern: Francke, 1987, 3452 columns in two volumes p.

Number of People : 6,910


 1987

Hamilton, David
Recordings in retrospect
Opus (US) 3:64 N3 1987
       Note: discography

Number of People : 1


 1986

Blanchard, Roger
Cande, Roland de
Dieux et divas de l'opera : de 1820 a 1950 grandeur et decadence du bel canto
Roger Blanchard et Roland de Cande
Paris: Plon, 1986, 478 p.

Number of People : 127


 1986

Whitburn, Joel
Joel Whitburn's Pop memories 1890-1954
The history of American popular music compiled form America's popular music charts 1890-1954
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin: Record Research Inc., 1986, 657 p.

Number of People : 1,376


 1986

Kesting, Jurgen
Die grossen sanger
Dusseldorf: Claassen, 1986, 3 VOLS p.

Number of People : 261


 1986

Sadie, Stanley
Hitchcock, H. Wiley
The new Grove dictionary of American music
edited by H. Wiley Hitchcock and Stanley Sadie
New York, N.Y. : Grove's Dictionaries of Music, 1986. 4 v.

Number of People : 3,993


 1985

Schonberg, Harold C.
The Glorious Ones : Classical Music's Legendary Peformers
New York: Times Books, 1985. xviii, 509, [1] p.
       illus. bib

Number of People : 21


 1985

Performer Index : Vocalists

p. 748-770 In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews 1978-1983 : based on material ...
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1985, 873 p.

Number of People : 3,542


 1985

Schonberg, Harold C.
The glorious ones : classical music's legendary performers
New York: Times Books, 1985

Number of People : 38


 1985

Green, L.
Great singers : previously unpublished recordings (Voce)
Opera Quarterly: 3:85-6 N2 1985

Number of People : 1


 1984

Maggiorotti, A.
Food for thought
Opera Canada 25:52 N2 1984
       biog port
       Note: tribute

Number of People : 1


 1984

Reviews The Irish Minstrel.
High Fidelity/musical America Edition 34:89-90 Nov 1984

Number of People : 1


 1984

The two sides of John McCormack
Gramophone 62:8 Jun 1984
       biog port

Number of People : 1


 1984

Carolan, Nicholas
The Irish Songs of John McCormack
Talking Machine News, 1984, p. 1895

Number of People : 47


 1984

Harris, D.
John McCormack, the incarnation of song
Ovation 5:18-22 Jun 1984
       biog ports
       Note: with survey of LP recordings

Number of People : 1


 1984

Cassin, F.
John McCormack, an early superstar
Ovation 5:23-5 Jun 1984
       biog ports

Number of People : 1


 1984

[article with discography]

The above item is part of :
Dennis, J.F.E.
The Record Collector [Volume 29]
Ipswich, Suffolk: J.F.E. Dennis, 1984

Number of People : 4


 1984

Roades, A.W.
Keen on McCormack
A collector of the tenor's memorabilia
Opera News 49:10+ Aug 1984
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1984

Scarry, J.
Irish Minstrel
Opera News 49:8-9+ Aug 1984
       biog cover ports

Number of People : 1


 1984

Liff, V.
On television
Opera (England) 35:1054-5 Sep 1984
       Note: birth centenary

Number of People : 1


 1983

Mish, Herman
Tuggle, Robert A.
The golden age of opera
By Robert Tuggle.
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1983, 246 p.
       Note: With the photographs of Herman Mish

Number of People : 106


 1982

Index

p. 313-343 In:
Keefer, Lubov Breit
Baltimore's music
The haven of the American composer
Baltimore: 1982, 343 p.

Number of People : 3,293


 1982

Miller, Philip Lieson
Historical vocal recordings
Arsc Journal 14:58-9 N1 1982
       Note: John McCormack in Opera

Number of People : 1


 1982

Blyth, Alan (editor)
Opera on Record.
New York: Harper Colophon Books, 1982. 663 p.
       39 illus.
       1st edition London: Hutchinson & Co., Ltd., 1979
       Note: Select index of artists, opera discographies of 22 composers compiled by Malcolm Walker.

Number of People : 87


 1982

Coggi, A.D.
More from Rubini
Fanfare 5:30-31+ N3 1982

Number of People : 1


 1982

Riemens, Leo
Kutsch, Karl J.
Unvergangliche Stimmen Sangerlexikon
Karl J. Kutsch, Leo Riemens
Bern: Francke, 1982, 782 p.

Number of People : 3,755


 1982

[Orchestra Members]

The above item is part of :
Muck, Peter
Einhundert Jahre Berliner Philharmonisches Orchester. Darstellung in Dokumentation im Auftrag des Berliner Orchesters. Dritter Band
Die Mitglieder des Orchesters, die Programme, die Konzertreisen ...
Verfassst von Peter Muck
Tutzing: Verlegt bei Hans Schneider, 1982, 509 p.

Number of People : 5,035


 1981

Brandt, L.J.
Rubini Records : voices from the past
Fanfare 4:40-41+ N3 1981

Number of People : 1


 1981

Sullivan, C.
Correspondence McCormack's top notes
Gramophone 59:344 Sep 1981

Number of People : 1


 1981

Fawcett-Johnston, B.
Correspondence McCormack's top notes
Gramophone 59:228 Aug 1981

Number of People : 1


 1980

Index

The above item is part of :
Perry, Jeb H.
Variety obits. An index to obituaries in Variety, 1905-1978
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1980, 311 p.

Number of People : 101,729


 1980

Pain, Derek
John McCormack
Talking Machine News, 1980, p. 1666

Number of People : 1


 1980 Source: 1

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1980

Stewart, K.
Play about Irish tenor may hit Broadway in '81
Billboard 92:49 May 24 1980

Number of People : 1


 1980

Shows abroad (play : McCormack) (Pavilion Theatre, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin)
Variety 299:87 May 28 1980

Number of People : 1


 1980

Performer Index : Vocalist

p. 367- In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Vol. 5: indexes
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1980, 664 p.

Number of People : 6,282


 1980

Index

p. 53-59 In:
Canadian University Music Society = Societe de Musique des Universites Canadiennes. Annuaire = Directory 1997-1999
[Canada]: [The Society], 1980?

Number of People : 1,854


 1980

Fabian, Monroe H.
On Stage : 200 Years of Great Theatrical Personalities
New York: Mayflower Books, Inc., 1980.224 p.
       illustr.

Number of People : 11


 1979

Scott, Michael
The record of singing
Vol. 2: 1914 to 1925
London: Gerald Duckworth & Co. Ltd., 1979, 262 p.

Number of People : 170


 1979

Shawe-Taylor, Desmond
A McCormack panorama
Opera (England) 30:740-44 Aug 1979
       ports
       Note: six-record set issued by Pearl

Number of People : 1


 1979

Ledbetter, G.T.
Mood synthesizer
Fugue 3:34-6+ Jun 1979
       biog ports

Number of People : 1


 1979

Robijns, Jozef
Zijlstra, Miep
Algemene muziek enciclopedie
hoofdred., J. Robijns en Miep Zijlstra
Haarlem: De Haan, [1979]-1984

Number of People : 16,262


 1979

Cliffe, Peter
John McCormack
Vintage Light Music, Summer, 1979, p. 1

Number of People : 1


 1978

Ewen, David
Musicians since 1900 : performers in concert and opera
Compiled and edited by David Ewen
New York: H. W. Wilson, 1978, 974 p.

Number of People : 432


 1977

Moore, Jerrold Northrop
A Master of Records
New York: Taplinger Publishing Company 1977 [1st edition London, 1976 as A Voice in Time]. viii, 2411 p.
       24 Illus.

Number of People : 9


 1977

Lauri-Volpi, Giacomo
Voci parallele
Bongiovanni Editore, 1977, 238 p.

Number of People : 200


 1977

Ledbetter, Gordon T.
The great Irish tenor.
London: Duckworth 1977. 160 S.
       Mit Ill. u. Faks.

Number of People : 1


 1977

Ledbetter, Gordon
The great Irish tenor.
      dasselbe:
London 1977.
New York: Scribner [1978]. 160 S.
       Mit Ill.

Number of People : 1


 1975

Sundstrom, Einar
Morin, Gosta
Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sohlman's musiklexikon
2. rev. och utvidgade uppl.
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl-Alan Moberg och Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, 1975-1979, 5 v.

Number of People : 10,962


 1974

Kinkle, Roger D.
The complete encyclopedia of popular music and jazz, 1900-1950
New Rochelle, N. Y.: Arlington, 1974

Number of People : 2,098


 1974

Rosner, Helmut
Bulling, Burchard
Frank, Paul
Noetzel, Florian
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon
Fortfuhrt von Burchard Bulling, Florian Noetzel, Helmut Rosner
Wilhelmshaven: Heinrichshofen, 1974
       Note: Zweiter Teil: Erganzungen und Erweiterungen seit 1937

Number of People : 16,276


 1974

Claghorn, Charles Eugene
Biographical dictionary of American music
West Nyack, N.Y.: Parker Pub. Co., 1974, 491 p.

Number of People : 3,156


 1964

Richards, John B.
Vegeto, Raffaele
Celletti, Rodolfo
Le grandi voci; dizionario critico; biografico dei cantanti con discografia operistica
Consulenti per le discografie: Raffaele Vegeto, John B. Richards
Direttore: Rodolfo Celletti
Roma: Istituto per la Collaborazione Culturale, 1964, 1044 p.

Number of People : 305


 1964

Thomas, John Charles
Armitage, Merle
Accents on Life.
Foreword by John Charles Thomas
Ames: The Iowa State University Press, 1964. xv, 386 p.
       24 p. plates, 53 illus.
       Note: Memoirs of a talented impresario

Number of People : 7


 1963

Mackenzie, Compton / Sir
Foxhall, Raymond
John McCormack.
Foreword by Sir Compton Mackenzie
London: Hale 1963. 186 S.
       Mit Abb.

Number of People : 1


 1963

Natan, Alex
Primo Uomo : grosse Sanger der Oper
Basil: Basilius Presse, 1963. 154 p.
       92 illus.
       biographical section with an incomplete listing of biographies, discography.
       Note: Critical evaluation of fifty outstanding male singers who have appeared on LP recordings

Number of People : 49


 1962

Moore, Gerald
Am I too loud? : a musical autobiography
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1962. viii, 21111 p.
       12 Illus.
       Note: Premiere accompanist of his generation discusses the artists wlth whom he worked.

Number of People : 10


 1960

[John Mccormack]
Opera News, Dec 3, 1960, p. 28

Number of People : 1


 1957

Ewen, David
Living musicians : first supplement
Compiled and edited by David Ewen
New York: H. W. Wilson Company, 1957, 178 p.

Number of People : 456


 1957

Dennis, J.F.E.
The Record Collector [Volume 11]
Ipswich, Suffolk: J.F.E. Dennis, 1957

Number of People : 3

More Details : (1 Section)


 1955

Davidson, Gladys
Opera biographies
London: Werner Laurie, 1955

Number of People : 119


 1951

Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sundstrom, Einar
Sohlman's musiklexikon : nordiskt och allmant upplagsverk for tonkonst, musikliv och dans
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl Allan Moberg [och] Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, [1951-]

Number of People : 8,662


 1951

Necrology section

p. 440-448 In:
Mize, J.T.H. / Dr.
The international who is who in music
Fifth (Mid-Century) Edition
Dr. J.T.H. Mize Editor-in-Chief
Chicago: Who is Who in Music, 1951, 576 p.

Number of People : 65


 1949

Irwin, Robert
Some Reminiscences of John McCormack
Con Brio - The Modern Magazine for Music Lovers, vol 1, no. 1, 1949, p. 5

Number of People : 1


 1948

Obituary

p. 256 In:
Palmer, Russell
British music
London: Skelton Robinson, 1948, 283 p.

Number of People : 27


 1947

Bauer, Roberto
The new catalogue of historical records 1898-1908/09
London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1947, 494 p.

Number of People : 1,232


 1946 Source: 2

Hinrichsen, Max
Hill, Ralph
Hinrichsen's musical year book 1945-46
Edited by Ralph Hill and Max Hinrichsen
London: Hinrichsen Editions, 1946, 404 p.

Number of People : 83

More Details : (2 Sections)


 1945

[obituary]
Musical Times, 1945

Number of People : 41


 1945

[John Mccormack - obituary]
Opera News, Oct 15, 1945, p. 27

Number of People : 1


 1944

Armitage, Merle
Accents on America
New York: E. Weyhe, 1944.404 p. 26
       illustr.

Number of People : 4


 1941

Barone, J.
Who is who in music
1941 edition
Chicago: Lee Stern Press, 1941

Number of People : 3,908


 1941

Aldrigh, Richard
Concert Life in New York 1902-1923
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1941

Number of People : 1,464


 1941

Bio-bibliographical index of musicians in the United States of America since colonial times
Prepared by the District of Columbia Historical Records Survey Division of Community Service Programs Works project Administration
Washington, DC: 1941, 439 p.

Number of People : 10,576


 1940

Wagner, Charles Ludwig
Seeing Stars
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1940.
      Reprint:
1977. ix, 403 p.
       11 illus., index.

Number of People : 6

Descriptive note


 1940

Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Fourth edition revised and enlarged
New York: G. Schirmer, 1940

Number of People : 6,835


 1939

Vital data (1906-1939)

p. 213 In:
Celebrities in El Dorado 1850-1906.
A biographic record of 111 prominent musicians who have visited San Francisco and performed there ...
With additional lists of visiting celebrities ...
San Francisco: Work Projects Administration, 1939, 270 p.
      (Series: History of Music in San Francisco Series; Volume four)

Number of People : 327


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