Hot Pipes Half Hour Broadcast 319 – Memories of San Francisco

May 8, 2021

Memories of San Francisco

Name Artist Album Year Comments
The Lady Is A Tramp George Wright At The Fox, Volume One [Banda CD] 1956 4-36 ‘Crawford Special’ Wurlitzer, Fox Theatre, San Francisco
It Could Happen to You Larry Vannucci Concert: The Lost Weekend Wurlitzer 1957-58 2-10 Wurlitzer (Style 216), The Lost Weekend, San Francisco, CA; 1957-58
Let The Rest Of The World Go By Paul Quarino Heads The Bill at the Orpheum [Doric DO(Q) 1505] 1976 4-22 Robert Morton, Orpheum Theatre, San Francisco, CA
Wagon Wheels Larry Vannucci Organ Favourites on the Wurlitzer Pipe Organ [Sequoia LP] 1960 3-13 Wurlitzer, Style 240, Opus 1980; Golden Gate Theatre San Francisco; Larry’s first LP, aged 42
Ace Of Clubs Simon Gledhill California Here I Come [TV Recording CLOUT-421] 1990 4-21 Wurlitzer, Castro Theatre, San Francisco
Blue Prelude Tom Hazleton Private Stock [Arkay AR-1044] 4-33 Wurlitzer, Paramount Theatre, San Francisco, California; 4-33 Wurlitzer
Orchids In The Moonlight Larry Vannucci Concert: Cinema 21 [Marina Theatre], San Francisco 1983-07-02 1983 2-6 Robert Morton, Marina Theatre/Cinema 21, San Francisco, CA; 2nd July 1983
I Love You, California Warren Lubich On The Avenue [Doric DO 1410] 3-15 Wurlitzer, Avenue Theatre, San Francisco, CA; ex-State-Lake Theatre, Chicago (3-13)


  1. Roger

    Wonderful to hear the old organs

  2. Steve Ashley

    Thanks, Roger. Such a shame that there are none left in the theatres in San Francisco. I heard the Castro Wurlitzer in person and it was very special!

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