Episode #1332

Purvis Pieces

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Monday, August 19, 2013

Pipedreams presents a centenary tribute to the celebrated San Francisco organist-composer Richard Purvis (1913-1994).

Program details:

RICHARD PURVIS: Fantasia on Ton-y-Botel –Tom Hazleton (1934 Aeolian-Skinner/Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, CA) Pipedreams Archive (r. 9/7/2003).

PURVIS: 4 Pieces (Cantilena on Green Boughs; Les Cloches; Nocturne, A Night in Monterey; Marche Grotesque) –Keith Thompson (1934 Aeolian-Skinner/Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, CA) EDCD 4721; Richard Purvis, in the Nocturne (1934 Aeolian-Skinner/Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, CA) Essential Media 2.

PURVIS: Dies Irae –Tom Hazleton (1934 Aeolian-Skinner/Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, CA) Pipedreams Archive (r. 9/7/2003).

PURVIS: Partita on Christ ist erstanden –Frederick Swann (1927-2003 Casavant/Memorial Chapel, University of Redlands, CA) Gothic 49271.

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