John McCormack Exhibition
As part of Westmeath County Council’s commemoration of Ireland’s world-renowned tenor, John Count McCormack, a new exhibition dedicated to the celebrated singer was opened at Athlone Castle on Friday 24th October 2014. Find out more about the famous tenor John Count McCormack a native of Athlone. Learn about his very successful musical career and his impressive social life with the beautiful array of artefacts on display.
RTÉ Radio podcast, Honouring John Count McCormack
Evelyn O’Rourke reports on the new civic square and sculpture in Athlone to honour local hero John Count McCormack.