The Old Rectory is hosting a night of music from Irish Tenor John McCormack on 17th September
Presented by Matt Gilsenan at 7.30 pm
€15 per person: All proceeds going to Meals on Wheels
Text Sandy to reserve your seats:
086 233 9229
Come along to our charity event on Tuesday 17th September. It will be a night of music from Irish Tenor John McCormack. The music will be presented by local music lover Matt Gilsenan.
Matt has a keen interest in music and will bring the music of John McCormack to Trim for one night only. This event is for a worthy cause, Trim Meals on Wheels. All money raised will go to the charity, so book your ticket now.
About Matt Gilsenan
Born in Trim, Co. Meath in 1937. A member of a family all of whom had a musical interest. Married to Dolores and an accomplished pianist/teacher. Mat is passionate about old music and is looking forward to presenting John McCormack’s work.
About John McCormack
John McCormack is an Irish tenor, who was born on June 14, 1884 in Athlone, Ireland. His career as a professional singer extended from 1904 to 1944.
He is remembered as one of the most talented and popular singers of his time. He studied in Dublin and then Milan where he made his debut as an operatic singer and toured Italy.
John McCormack was a singer of great versatility. His recitals all over the United States made him a household name.
John McCormack died in Dublin on September 16, 1945 but his legend lives on through music.
A Worthy Cause
Meals On Wheels
Meals on Wheels Trim delivers meals to peoples homes. This service those who are unable to purchase or prepare their own meals. It’s a vital service to our community, and we’re delighted to help!
Come along to our charity event on Tuesday 17th September. A night of music from John McCormack presented by local Matt Gilsenan.
Matt has a keen interest in music and will bring the music of John McCormack back to life. This event is for a worthy cause, Trim Meals on Wheels. All money raised will go to the charity, so book your ticket now!
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John McCormack was an Irish tenor with international acclaim. He was an opera singer in Italy and and recorded many well known Irish songs in America.
John McCormack was a music legend in his time. He toured the world with his voice and was loved by many.
We are thrilled to host a night of music by the legendary John McCOrmack here in The Old Rectory Trim. The range of songs he brought to the world is vast and it is sure to be an enjoyable night out.
Our last event which explored the music of Nat King Cole went down very well with guests. This was also an event for local charity Meals on Wheels. Matt Gilsenan shares his passion for music legends and explores the songs on the night.
This months event will focus on the songs and the life of John McCormack who’s music was loved for decades in Ireland and America.
Countdown to Event
Music from Irish Tenor John McCormack
Presented by Matt Gilsenan
Date: 17 September 2019
Time: 7:30 pm
The Old Rectory, St Loman’s St, Trim, Co. Meath, C15 EY62
Call Sandie to book
086 233 9229
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