Conductor, JOHN A. McIVOR
Alexander MacGregor began to study music at the age of seven, and at sixteen was conducting a junior operatic choir. He continued his studies in theory and took up singing. He joined the then famous Glasgow Select Choir, and completed a tour with it of 12,000 miles in the United States of America and Canada. On his return to Glasgow he commenced his career as a professional singer. He was one of the earliest artists to broadcast from a Glasgow studio and also to sing Scottish songs from Marconi House. He has sung in oratorio for all the principal choral organisations in Scotland, including the Glasgow Choral Union.
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