Our Team

Casey Purvis

Casey Purvis

CASEY PURVIS – 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.

 

Richard McHugh

Richard McHugh

RICHARD McHUGH – 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.

 
 

Austin Godsey

Austin Godsey

AUSTIN GODSEY – 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.

Dahni Piro

Metadata Specialist

Austin Farmer

Director of Music, Metadata Manager

Michael Pace

Director of Art Design / Web Development

Pamela Raber

Office Manager

Artists & Bands

Andre Berry

Andre Berry

Artist / Musician

André R. Berry, moved to LA from Cleveland, OH in 1985. He immediately enrolled in the Los Angeles City College Music Program that fall. He stayed there for 4 years, taking all of the available music classes. Meanwhile, he played in Jazz bands under the direction of Doc Simpson and Woody James, until he landed his first real road gig with Busboys of Eddie Murphy’s “48 Hrs” in 1989. From there he went on to join A&M Records recording act Total Eclipse. His first Smooth Jazz Gig was with Rick Braun in 1995 and from there he has continued on tour/performed with numerous artists.

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Touring Acts:
• David Sanborn – 2014 to Present
• The Deep Fried Funk Society – 2004 to Present
• The Brother’s Johnson – 1997 to 2002 & 2015
• Dave Koz – 2003 to 2006 & 2010 to 2012
• Tom Scott & The L.A. Express – 1994 to 1998
• Warren Hill – 2000 to 2007
• Mindi Abair – 2003 to 2010
• The Smooth Jazz Druise – 2003 to Present
• Peter White – 1998 to 2014
• Jeff Golub – 1997 to 2013
• Rick Braun – 1996 to 2010
• Chris Standring – 2000 to Present
• Jeff Kashiwa – 2003 to Present
• Total Eclipse – 1989 to 1996
• Jennifer Batten – 1992 to 1995

Send Medicine

Send Medicine

Rock Band

Los Angeles’ Send Medicine is a woozy, psychedelic rock band that combines a liberal mix of surf, folk, and blues sounds. Formed in 2012, Send Medicine originally started out as a solo project for Toronto singer/songwriter Julian Hacquebard. However, after Hacquebard relocated to Los Angeles, he expanded the lineup, eventually bringing guitarist Connor Hill, bassist Aaron Stern, drummer Salvatore Romano, and percussionists Ryan Glennan and Lauren Grimaldi on board.

In 2016, the band released their debut album, Scary Aquarius Daughter, featuring the singles “July Eyes” and “Tall Flowers.” – Matt Collar (All Music)

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Jimmy Henterly

Jimmy Henterly

Artist / Musician

Jimmy has been involved in the music industry for over 40 years. With tons of experience in different fields, he excels in melodic hard rock from numerous different decades. He has worked with the legendary guitarist Dick Wagner from Frost, Alice Cooper and Lou Reed, along with the legendary songwriter John Durrill from Cher and Meryl Haggard. In the 1980’s, Jimmy toured with the Detroit super-group MARINER throughout the U.S., Canada and Japan. His songs have been used in numerous TV, Film and Ad productions across the country and around the world.

Touring Acts:
• Dick Wagner – Alice Cooper, Lou Reed, Frost
• John Durrill – Cher, Meryl Haggard
• MARINER – Toured with the band in the 1980s.

Composers

Steven Melin

Steven Melin

Composer

Steven’s music has been heard millions of times on network TV shows. His electrifying epic orchestral music elevates every project with a dose of drama and intensity. Steven received an MFA from the Columbia College Chicago Music Composition for the Screen program. He and his family live in Atlanta, GA.

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Musical Appearances:

• Dr. Oz Show
• Dancing with the Stars
• Late Show with David Letterman
• NCIS: Los Angeles
• Undercover Boss

Website | Instagram | YouTube

Sean Pack

Sean Pack

Composer

Sean Pack is a media composer based out of Los Angeles. Sean earned a BFA in Vocal Performance from Carnegie Mellon University and an MFA in Composition for the Screen from Columbia College Chicago. He has contributed music to network TV shows all across the United States.

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Musical Appearances:

• Castle – ABC
• Timeless – NBC
• S.W.A.T. – CBS
• The Crossing – ABC
Take Two – ABC

Website | IMDB | SoundCloud

Michael Walpole

Michael Walpole

Composer

Michael Harrison Walpole is a composer/sound designer from Seattle, Washington. Composing since 2010, Michael’s music has been heard on over 1000 episodes of TV shows and used in countless network promos on United States television.

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Musical Appearances:

• NCIS: Los Angeles
• Undercover Boss
• 2 Broke Girls
• Big Brother
• The Young And The Restless

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

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.