Event

Organ Recital: Ray and Beth Chenault

Sunday, October 27, 2019 | 5:45pm

Guest organists Ray and Beth Chenault from Atlanta, Georgia play a recital on the Cathedral’s 10,650–pipe great organ. $10 suggested donation.

 

 

 

Repertoire

Choral (Sonate a Deux)   

Gaston Litaize (1909-1991)

Saint Anthony in Meditation (The Triumph of the Saint)                                        

Stephen Paulus (1949-2014)

Allegro for Organ Duet                                                                                                 

Philip Moore (b.1943)

The Emerald Isle (based on Londonderry Air)

Charles Callahan (b.1951)

Variations on “Veni Creator Spiritus”                                                                              

David Briggs (b.1962)

About Ray and Elizabeth Chenault

Exclusively performing works written for four hands-four feet-one pipe organ console, duo organists Elizabeth and Raymond Chenault have commissioned, premiered, and recorded over seventy duets.  For their renowned artistry they have indisputable earned “The World’s Premiere Duo-Organ Team” title given by the Atlanta Journal & Constitution.  The duo has been featured at numerous conventions of the American Guild of Organists, have performed throughout the U.S. and Europe, and been featured on radio shows Pipedreams and Performance Today.  They have five critically acclaimed recordings on the Gothic Record label and their duets are published by MorningStar Publishers.  Native Virginians, the Chenaults received their Bachelor of Music degrees from Virginia Commonwealth University. Mr. Chenault received his Master of Music degree in organ performance from the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music where he and Mrs. Chenault studied with Wayne Fisher.  Mr. Chenault was a Fellow in Church Music at Washington Cathedral studying with Dr. Paul Callaway.  From 1975-2018, the Chenaults served as Organists and Choirmasters of All Saints’ Episcopal Church in Atlanta, and upon their retirement were named Organists and Choirmasters Emeriti.  The Chenaults are represented in North American exclusively by Phillip Truckenbrod Concert Artists, LLC.  For CD and duet music orders please visit:  www.chenaultduo.com.

 

  • Admission
    • Free
    • $10 suggested donation
  • Dates Offered
    • October 27, 2019 @ 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm