This publication by James Welch, chronicles the life and career of organist and composer Richard Purvis. Part one of this biography covers everything from Purvis' life as a child, to his WWII years, to his years at Grace Cathedral in San Francisco. Part two focuses on Purvis' musicianship, covering his life as a composer, recitalist, theatre organist and teacher. This book contains several black and white photographs.
Softbound, 498 pages.