Josef Locke illustrated biography An almost-complete discography of Josef Locke Collection of lyrics - plus request a lyric email webmaster Peter Lee
 Welcome to the Josef Locke tribute site, celebrating the enduring legacy of one of the world's greatest tenors. For over five decades he brought joy to millions, and on the way had a grand and eventful life. The world is the poorer for his passing, but so much the richer for his having shared his great talent, and zest for life. We'll hear his song forever.

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VIDEO CLIPS
VIDEOS
: See and hear Josef in a series of Flash video clips.
SCULPTURE: On Tuesday, March 22, 2005 a commemorative sculpture was unveiled in memory of Josef Locke. IMAGE GALLERY MEET VERNON MIDGLEY:
Vernon provided the voice for Ned Beatty, playing Josef Locke, in Hear My Song.
MEET FRED HOLLOWAY:
The man who unwittingly helped Josef Locke flee the tax man all those years ago!
 ERIK ELLISON:
A wonderful entertainer who appeared on TV's Opportunity Knocks as a Josef sound-alike.
Everything you need to know about the movie
Fond memories of Josef Locke, shared by fans. Share yours too - email them to me.
A rare self-penned article from Josef, at the height of his career, published in TV Mirror. The latest news and biography of Josef's nephew, Brendan Locke,  a singing star Down Under.
A few stills from Thames TV's This is Your Life, featuring Josef Locke
 
NEW -  May 2012: Josef remembered in Alton Douglas biography   more...
SPECIAL: A manager's comment card from Moss Empires, 1957  more...
 Spotlight on composer of Isle of Innisfree, Dick Farrelly   more...
  Josef is honoured in a stunning piece of art at newly-refurbished Derry Playhouse   more...
 A Radio 2 interview with Josef by Gloria Hunniford from 1992 courtesy of Chris Webster   more...

 Marking the 10th anniversary of Josef's passing   more...