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What’s a tenor doing on my tenner?

The Irish government has commemorated Count John McCormack on a 10-Euro coin.

mccormack coin

John McCormack (1884-1945) was a world-renowned Irish tenor, spanning Handel to Hollywood.

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Comments

  1. Allan Green says:

    A unique and absolutely glorious voice which still weaves its magic,

  2. Ten-euro coins? We haven’t even had a five-euro one, yet. Good singer, though.

  3. Glad about the tenner, this is the second clip I have seen of John McCormack with his little black book. Did the man have no memory to go with his voice?

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