Vision 1 Music is a music production company with one goal. Achieving your musical vision. Our creativity and versatility are second to none. With cutting-edge music production and some of the finest composers in the business, we can provide you with the right music for any project. To us, your vision is 1st priority.
CEO and Founder
Casey, a self-taught musician, began playing guitar at the age of 8. He joined his first band at age 11. Throughout his time in his bands around LA he played bass guitar and keyboards and then moved on to drums and singing lead. During this time Casey wrote almost 1,500 tunes as a songwriter and also worked on his passion as a lyricist. After establishing himself as a talented songwriter, lyricist, and performer, Casey began producing many albums and coordinating the tours for his bands. Casey’s last band based project “No Mercy “, was signed to a demo deal with Geffen Records and received extensive airplay on local radio stations. Casey then moved on to independent composing to create music from within, and to expand upon his creative energy.
Vice President of Music
Richard McHugh writes music in genres such as the following: Orchestral Action, Chase, Suspense, Horror and Drama, and over 15 Sy Fy Channel original movies, including “Dragon Storm”, “Epoch” and “Lost Voyage”. His notable skill in conceptual design landed him a position scoring Jake 2.0 and Bratz. His work has been featured in many Network Channels (CBS, FOX & UPN) countless cable channels, HBO, etc. Born and raised in NYC, Richard has always had an affinity for the elements of orchestral design, catchy melody’s, and solid rhythms. Richards passion for composing is reflected in the powerful scores that he creates.
Vice President of Business Affairs
As a staff engineer at the Record Plant in Hollywood in the early 70’s, Austin was one of the early innovators developing and recording the sounds we’ve grown to love so much. He has been a voting member of The Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, (The Grammys) since 1972.
Austin has worked with such recording artists as Booker T & The MG’s, Chaka Khan and Rufus, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Stevie Wonder and Journey with Steve Perry. Some of his most memorable recording sessions include Bill Withers, Richie Havens, Quincy Jones, Stray Dog w/Snuffy Walden, Stephen Stills, Little Richard, Ravi Shankar (produced by George Harrison), Jack Bruce from Cream, The Who and many others.
His years of experience and integrity along with his creativity and a keen ability to problem-solve has won him the respect of the music community for over 45 years. Austin has owned and operated Artists Management for over 25 years, managing the careers of composers for film and television and their publishing interests. Austin joined Vision1Music as Vice President in 2010 overseeing the company’s business affairs and contract negotiations.
In addition, some of his most memorable recording sessions include Doonesberry / Jimmy Thudpucker,
Sly (Sly and the Family Stone), Dave Mason, David Bowie, Syretta Wright, Partridge Family, John Lennon / Phil Spector sessions/party, Joe Walsh, Stephen Stills, David Foster, Isley Bros.
Director of Music, Metadata Manager
Director of Art Design / Web Development
Close your eyes — or maybe not, because you can’t continue reading this that way — Now imagine out of the blue, a producer came up to and told you that they wanted to make a documentary about your life, and, you get to choose the soundtrack.
You can’t choose just one piece of music to convey your joys, your sorrows, your fears or your fervor for life. Unless you’re a robot, you’re going to need an extremely wide variety of pieces to properly express the emotion of every significant moment.
Vision1Music is a collaboration between, Founder Casey Purvis and Richard McHugh, who have dedicated their entire lives to producing music straight from the heart. Music that fulfills the soul.
We strive to make your experience in selecting the perfect song for each moment as simple as possible. Our interface is easy to use and our library is constantly growing and evolving.
Our goal is to provide you, the creative, with only cream of the crop music, through our extensive library of award-winning composers and indie artists.
We want to get to know you as an individual and create relationships, so we can collaborate to find exactly what you need for your client or project. This is how true art is made. Let’s create something amazing together.
HISTORY OF: Vision1Music
Richard and Casey met, combined their strong creative writing forces in the year 2009, and began a working partnership that has become Vision1Music. Since then, they have composed for a long list of Television Show and Films, as well as many top name publishing companies.