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  SHOWS
FOR BIG FOLKS

ADULT/GENERAL AUDIENCE


COWBOY MUSIC & POETRY

PURLY & the
  BUNKHOUSE BOYS


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  and FOR smaller FOLKS

SCHOOL CONCERTS,
  ASSEMBLIES,
  SING-ALONGS
  FAMILY SHOWS

PRE-K PROGRAMS

HANDS-ON WORKSHOPS,
  SCHOOL RESIDENCIES

STAFF-TRAINING
 
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BIO & QUOTES


PHOTOS & POSTERS


VIDEOS


CALENDAR
 

SONG SAMPLES


SONG LYRICS


INSTRUMENT MAKING

  Links & Bibliography

Music Store - Coming Soon!

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   FILM and
  
VIDEO-RELATED WORK:


LOCATION SOUND
  SOUNDTRACKS





A FEW UPCOMING GIGS in the greater Austin area:

May 30-31          Kerrville (TX) Folk Festival
                           Quiet Valley Ranch
                           Youth Concert/ Threadgill Stage,
                           sharing bill w. Eric Schwartz


June 8-12           Agua Fresca Art Camp, Wimberley 
                           Instrument-making Workshop for Youth

  
See CALENDAR for more shows


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"The Call of the West" is Purly's new CD for adults. Original
& Traditional Songs, Poems and Tunes. Listen to samples.


"RIDERS ON THE ORPHAN TRAIN" - Purly joins Alison
Moore, Author and Humanities Scholar, in this powerful multi-media presentation on a little-known facet of American
History. Available to Libraries, Civic Groups, High Schools and Colleges, Retirement Communities, Museums and
Historical Societies, etc. Email Purly for info.


CHECK OUT THE VIDEO
of Purly's song "Take Care of the Land" 
recorded at the Bamberger Ranch, an inspiring preserve in Johnson City, TX dedicated  to habitat restoration, environmental education & teaching land stewardship. 

 
SEEN THIS?  Purly is one of three "Eco Musicians" featured in a cool   cool article in Texas Parks & Wildlife Magazine (May 2012 issue). Read about Purly or  Read the entire article






"I Can Read" is Purly's latest CD for young folks, with 13 mostly original songs..... all about READING, WRITING, BOOKS and the LIBRARY. It features some great Austin musicians: Cindy Cashdollar on dobro, Glen Fukunaga and Ryan Gould on bass, The Original Bells of Joy and the Studebakers singing - plus many other great players and singers, young and old. You can purchase "I Can Read" by contacting Purly.
Check out some song samples here.


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