Raymond and Elizabeth Chenault
Raymond and Elizabeth Chenault

Octopus Music #2120

. . . a visit with organist duo Elizabeth and Raymond Chenault, whose four hands and four feet have been commissioning music to play together for more than four decades.

Hour One

DANIEL PINKHAMLet them be numbered with thy saints in glory, fr Requiem Collects (1989).  ARTHUR WILLSToccata for Two (1979).  RONALD ARNATTOctopus Music (1989) –Chenault Duo (1989 Möller/Roswell United Methodist Church, Roswell, GA) Gothic 49043 

CHARLES CALLAHAN The Emerald Isle (1994).  MELINDA LEE CLARK:  Two to Tango, fr An American Suite (premiere recording) –Chenault Duo (1962 Aeolian-Skinner/Cathedral of St. Philip, Atlanta, GA) Gothic 49336

JACQUES LEMMENSPrelude in 5 Parts, fr Op. 26Raymond Chenault (2003 Buzard/All Saints’ Episcopal Church, Atlanta, GA) Gothic 49305/6

ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER (trans. Chenaults):  Phantom of the Opera Medley (2112) –Chenault Duo (1942 Aeolian-Skinner/St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Amarillo, TX) Gothic 49292

Filler – ARNATT:  Octopus Music (see above)

Hour Two

GASTON ITAIZEFinal, fr Duet Sonata (1991) –Chenault Duo (Skinner+Aeolian-Skinner/National Cathedral, Washington, DC) Gothic 49073

NICHOLAS WHITE:  A Spiritual Romp for Two (premiere recording) –Chenault Duo (1962 Aeolian-Skinner/Cathedral of St. Philip, Atlanta, GA) Gothic 49336

CONRAD SUSACanticle (1987) –Chenault Duo (1989 Möller/Roswell United Methodist Church, Roswell, GA) Gothic 49043

RICHARD SHEPHARDEclogue (1991) –Chenault Duo (Skinner+Aeolian-Skinner/National Cathedral, Washington, DC) Gothic 49073

STEPHEN PAULUSThe Triumph of the Saint (1994) –Chenault Duo (1942 Aeolian-Skinner/St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Amarillo, TX) Gothic 49292

Filler – WILLS:  Toccata for Two (see above)

 

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