The Chenoo Who Stayed To DinnerThe Chenoo Who Stayed To Dinner, Legend for Narrator and Orchestra,
Narrator; 2-2-2-2; 3-2-2-1; 2 Perc.; Str., (1977), (24 min.).
I. The Arrival of the Chenoo
II. The Chenoo Stays
III. Hunting, Chenoo Style
V. The Battle of the Two Chenoos
Published by Elkan-Vogel, Inc. Full Score - Large 466-00037. Orchestral parts available on rental: 116-41393.
No recording available.
Text by Maryke Anne Barnes, based on a Canadian Native American Micmac Legend. Also see Legend.
Commissioned by the radio station CKOC in Hamilton, Ontario.
Premiere: Peter Schickele (narrator) with the Hamilton Philharmonic, conducted by Boris Brott (date unknown).