​​​Paul Sweet

Composer, Pianist, Teacher

Collaborative Services

As a pianist, some of my greatest joy comes from playing with others. Reach out to me on the "Contact" tab to inquire about your collaborative needs. I work with students and professionals, solos and ensembles. These are some of the works I've performed.

     Chamber/Instrumental Repertoire

     -arranged alphabetically by composer then title

     Abrams: Rock for clarinet, bassoon, and piano

     Accolaÿ: Concerto in A minor for violin and orchestra (pno. red.)

​     Adolphe: Memories of a Possible Future for piano and string quartet

     J. S. Bach: Suite in C minor for flute and piano

​     W. F. Bach: Sonata no. 1 in E minor for flute and piano, BR WFB B 17 

​     Barber: Concerto for violin and orchestra, op. 14 (piano reduction)

     Bassingthwaighte: Flute Concerto, House of Doors (piano reduction)

     Becker: Turning Point for four percussionists and piano

     Beethoven: Sonata in F major, op. 17 for horn or cello and piano

     Bernstein: Sonata for clarinet and piano

     Berg: Vier Stücke, op. 5 for clarinet and piano

     Bolling: Suite no. 1 for flute and jazz piano trio

     Borowski: Adoration for violin and piano

​     Bozza: Rhapsodie for trumpet and piano

     Brahms: Trio in A minor, op. 114 for clarinet, cello, and piano

     Bruch: Eight Pieces, op. 83 for clarinet, viola, and piano

     Cage: Credo in US for percussion, piano, and radio

     Casello: Sicilienne et Burlesque for flute and piano

     Cavallini: Adagio e Tarantella for clarinet and piano

     Chaminade: Concertino, op. 107 for flute and piano

     Chaminade: Sérénade aux étoiles, op. 142 for flute and piano​

     Coleman: Amazonia for flute and piano

     Dragonetti: Concerto for contrabass and orchestra (piano reduction)

     Eccles: Sonata in G minor for cello and continuo

     Enesco: Cantabile and Presto for flute and piano 

     Ernst: Gypsy Dance for violin and piano

​     Ewazen: Pastorale for trumpet, tenor or bass trombone, and piano

     Faure: Berceuse, op. 16 for flute and piano

     Fauré: Sicilienne, op. 78 for flute and piano

     Feldman: Why Patterns? for flute, glockenspiel, and piano

     Finzi: Five Bagatelles for clarinet and piano

     Gieseking: Sonatine for flute and piano

     Goedicke: Concert Etude, op. 49 for trumpet and piano

     Grovlez: Lamento et Tarantelle for clarinet and piano

     Haddad: Suite for Tuba (or Baritone) and piano

     Handel: Sonata in G major for flute and continuo, op. 1, no. 5

     Harbison: Songs America Loves to Sing for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, and piano

     Higdon: Flute Poetic for flute and piano

     Hindemith: Concerto for trumpet, bassoon, and strings (piano reduction)

     Hindemith: Sonata for oboe and piano

     Hue: Fantasie for flute and piano

​     Juon, Paul: Divertimento, op. 51 for flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, and piano

     Kabalevsky: Concerto for violin and orchestra in C major, op. 48 (piano reduction)

​     Kapustin: Trio, op. 86 for flute, cello, and piano

​     Kuhlau: Introduction et Rondo, op. 98 for flute and piano

     Lang: cheating, lying, stealing for bass clarinet, cello, piano, percussion, and 2 antiphonal brake drums

     Mackey: Micro-Concerto for percussion soloist, flute, clarinet, violin, cello, and piano

     Marcello: Sonata in E minor, op. 1, no. 2 for cello and piano

     Martin: Ballade for flute and piano

     Mower: Sonata Latino for flute and piano

     Mozart: Concerto for clarinet and orchestra (piano reduction)

     Pann: Giantess for flute and piano

     Poulenc: Sextet for flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, and piano

     Poulenc: Sonata for clarinet and piano

     Prokofiev: Overture on Hebrew Themes, op. 34 for clarinet, string quartet, and piano

     Rieding: Concerto for violin and piano no. 1 in G major, op. 34 

     Rieding: Concerto for violin and piano no. 2 in B minor, op. 35

     Rimsky-Korsakov: Quintet in B-flat major, op. posth. for flute, clarinet, bassoon, horn, and piano

     Ritchie: Concerto for flute and orchestra (piano reduction)

     Saint-Saëns: Concerto for cello and orchestra no. 1 in A minor, op. 33 (piano reduction)

     Saint-Saëns: Sonata for clarinet and piano, op. 167

     Schickele: Serenade for Three for violin, clarinet, and piano

     Schnittke: Sonata for cello and piano no. 1

​     Schocker: Midnight Jasmine for flute and piano

     Schocker: Regrets and Resolutions for flute and piano

     Schumann: Fantasiestücke, op. 73 for clarinet (or cello) and piano

     Seitz: Concerto no. 2 for violin and piano

     Seitz: Concerto no. 5 for violin and piano

​     Severn: Polish Dance for violin and piano

     Shostakovich: Sonata in D minor, op. 40 for cello and piano

     Shostakovich: Trio no. 2 in E minor, Op. 67 for violin, cello, and piano

     Stephenson: Thinking for trumpet, clarinet, bassoon, violin, cello, and piano

     Telemann: Solo in B minor for flute and continuo, TWV 41:h4

     Telemann: Sonata in F major for flute and continuo, TWV 41:f2

     Vivaldi: Concerto in A minor, op. 3, no. 6 (piano reduction)

     Vivaldi: Concerto in G minor for two cellos and orchestra (piano reduction)

     Vivaldi: Sonata in E minor, op. 14, no. 5 (RV 40) for cello and continuo

     Weber: Concertino in E-flat major, op. 26 for clarinet and orchestra (piano reduction)

     Weber: Concerto in F major, op. 75 for bassoon and orchestra (piano reduction)

     Whitehead: Taurangi for flute and piano

     Widor: Introduction and Rondo, op. 73 for clarinet and piano

     Widor: Suite, op. 34 for flute and piano

    Song and Aria Repertoire

     -arranged alphabetically by composer then title

     Abt: Ave Maria

     Barber: A nun takes the veil, no. 1 from Four Songs, op. 13

     Barber: At Saint Patrick's Purgatory, no. 1 from Hermit Songs, op. 29

     Barber: Sleep Now, no. 2 from Three Songs, op. 10

     Barber: Sure on this Shining Night, no. 3 from Four Songs, op. 13

     Barber: The Monk and His Cat, no. 8 from Hermit Songs, op. 29

     Barber: With rue my heart is laden, no. 2 from Three Songs, op. 2

     Beethoven: Andenken, WoO 136

     Beethoven: Ich liebe dich, WoO 123

     Bellini: Quando verrá quel di (or Il fervido desiderio), no. 1 from Tre Ariette

     Bellini: Vi Ravviso from La Sonnambula

     Berlioz: L'Absence, no. 4 from Les Nuits d'Éte, op. 7

     Bernstein: A Simple Song from ​Mass

     Bernstein: What a movie! from Trouble in Tahiti

     Bizet: Prés des remparts de Séville from Carmen

     Brahms: Dein Blaues Auge, op. 59, no. 8

     Brahms: Serenate, op. 70, no. 3

     Brahms: Sonntag, no. 3 from Uhland's Folk Songs, op. 47

     Brahms: Ständchen, op. 106, no. 1

     Brahms: Vergebliches Ständchen, op. 84, no. 4

     Butterworth: Look Not in My Eyes from A Shropshire Lad

     Caccini: Amarilli, mia bella (or Amaryllis)

     Campra: Charmant Papillon

     Carey: A Spring Morning

     Cavalli: Delizie contente

​     Chausson: Le temps de lilas

     Cimara: Fiocca la neve

     Copland: The Little Horses from Old American Songs

     Debussy: Claire de Lune (1st version)

     Donaudy: Amor mi fa cantare

     Donaudy: Date ambient al mio dolore

     Donaudy: Luoghi sereni e cari

     Donaudy: Sorge il sol! Che fai tu? from Maggliolata

     Donaudy: Vaghissima sembianza

     Duke: i carry your heart

​     Duke: Loveliest of Trees

​     Duparc: Chanson Triste

     Durante: Danza, danza fanciulla

     Durante: Vergin, tutt'amor

     Fauré: Au bord de l'eau, op. 8, no. 1

     Fauré: Chanson d'Amour, op. 27, no. 1

     Fauré: Le Secret, op. 23, no. 3

     Fauré: Libera me from Requiem

     Fauré: Pie Jesu from Requiem

     Fauré: Recontre, no. 1 from ​Poeme d'un juor, op. 21

     Fauré: Toujours, no. 2 from Poeme d'un juor, op. 21

     Fax: Cassandra's Lullaby from The Christmas Miracle

     Fernandez: Yo quierro a un. hombre from El Cabo Primero

​     Gibbs: The Cherry Tree

     Granados: El majo discreto from Colección de tonadillas

     Handel: Bel piacere from Agrippina

     Handel: Rend'il Sereno al ciglio from Sosarme

     Handel: Waft her, angels, thro' the skies from Jeptha

     Handel: Where'er you walk from Semele

     Haydn: Benedictus from Kleine Orgelmesse, op. 7

     Hundley: Green Woods are Dumb

     Ives: In the mornin'

     MacDowell: Long Ago, Sweetheart Mine from Four Songs, op. 56

     MacDowell: To a Wild Rose 

     Marcello: Il mio bel gioco... Quella fiamma che m'accende

     Massenet: En fermant les yeux from Manon

     Mendelssohn: Der Blumenstrauss

     Moore: Always through the changing from The Ballad of Baby Doe

     Moore: Warm as the autumn light from The Ballad of Baby Doe

     Mozart: Abendempfindung, K. 523

     Mozart: Als Luise die Briefe, K. 520

     Mozart: Ach, ich fühl's from Die Zauberflöte

     Mozart: Dalla sua pace from Don Giovanni

     Mozart: Giunse alfin il momento... Deh vieni, non tardar from Le nozze di Figaro

     Mozart: In Uomini, in soldati from Cosi fan tutte

     Mozart: Laudate Dominum from Vesperae Solennes de Confessore

     Mozart: Vorrei Dir from Cosi fan tutte

     Paisiello: Nel cor più non mi sento

​     Pasatieri: I thank all who have loved me from Three Sonnets from the Portuguese

     Poulenc: Le Dromadaire, no. 1 from Le Bestiaire

     Price: Bewilderment

     Puccini: Questo amor, vergogna mia from Edgar

     Purcell: Hark! The echoing air

     Purcell: Music for a While from Oedipus

     Purcell: What can we poor females do, Z 429

     Quilter: Barbara Allen from Old English Popular Songs

     Quilter: Come Away, Death from Three Shakespeare Songs, op. 6, no. 1

     Quilter: Dream Valley, op. 20, no. 1 from Three Songs of William Blake

     Quilter: My Life's Delight, op. 12, no. 2 from Seven Elizabethan Songs

     Quilter: Under the Greenwood Tree, op. 23, no. 2 from Five Shakespeare Songs

     Rorem: Early in the Morning

     Rorem: O Do Not Love Too Long

     Rorem: Poem in F

     Rorem: The Lordly Hudson

     Rossini: La Promessa from Soirées Musicales

     Scarlatti: Se Florindo è fedele

     Schubert: Die Forelle, op. 32

     Schubert: Geheimes, op. 14, no. 2

     Schubert: Lachen und Weinen, op. 59, no. 9

     Schubert: Rastlose Liebe, op. 5, no. 1

     Strauss: Morgen!, op. 27, no. 4

     Strauss: Sie trugen ihn auf der Bahre bloss, op. 67, no. 3

     Strauss: Vier letzte Lieder for high voice and piano

     Sullivan: The Hours Creep on Apace from HMS Pinafore

     Sullivan: The Sun Whose Rays from The Mikado

​     Torelli: Tu lo sai

     Vaughan Williams: Clun from On Wenlock Edge

     Vaughan Williams: Silent Noon, no. 2 from The House of Life

     Vaughan Williams: The Vagabond, no. 1 from Songs of Travel

     Vaughan Williams: Whither Must I Wander, no. 7 from Songs of Travel

     Verdi: Ave Maria from Othello

     Warren: Snow Towards Evening

     Wolf: Verborgenheit


     Concerto Repertoire

     *offered in the 2021-2022 concert season

     Adams: Eros Piano

     Adams: Grand Pianola Music (piano 1)

     Beethoven: Piano Concerto no. 3 in C minor, op. 37*

     Brahms: Piano Concerto no. 1 in D minor, op. 15

     Gershwin: Concerto in F*

     Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue

     Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 16

     Haydn: Piano Concerto in D major, Hob. XVI:11*

     Liszt: Piano Concerto no. 1 in E-flat major

     Prokofiev: Piano Concerto no. 3 in C major, op. 26

     Rowley: Piano Concerto in D major, op. 49