Solo Piano: Major Works (selection)

Bach: Partita No.1, WTC, Beethoven: Sonatas Op.10, Op.13, Chopin: Etudes, Preludes, Nocturnes, Cowell: Various, Debussy: Préludes Book 1 (+ others), Gershwin: Various, Haydn: Sonatas Nos. 17, 53, 60, Ireland: Sarnia (+ others), Kirsten: (speak to me), Liszt: Various, Lyapunov: Etudes, Malone: The People Protesting Drum Out Bigly Covfefe, Sudden Memorials, Montague: Southern Lament, Nielsen: Chaconne, Prokofiev: Sarcasms, Rachmaninov: Various, Rautavaara: Sonata No.2, Ravel: Various, Rzewski: Four North American Ballads, The People United Will Never Be Defeated, Scarlatti: Sonatas, Schoenberg: Op.33, Schubert: Impromptus, Shostakovich: Sonata No.2, Preludes and Fugues

… plus a large clutch of miniatures and contemporary works in all styles.
Piano and Electronics

Dodge: Any Resemblance is Purely Coincidental, Harvey: Tombeau de Messiaen, Malone: Count Me In

Piano and Orchestra

Adams: Grand Pianola Music, Addinsell: Warsaw Concerto, Carter: Double Concerto, Daugherty: Le Tombeau de Liberace, Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue, Gould: Interplay (American Concertette), Gregson: Concerto for Piano and Wind, Grieg: Concerto, Ireland: Concerto, Lutoslawski: Concerto, Paganini Variations, Messiaen: Oiseaux Exotiques, Couleurs de la Cité Céleste, Rachmaninov: Concerto No.2, Ferdinand Ries: Concerto Op.55 (new edition), Concerto Op.123 (new edition), Saint-Saens: Carnival of the Animals, Shostakovich: Concertos No.1 + No.2

Major Collaborative Works (selection)

Adams: Hallelujah Junction, Beethoven: Piano Trios Op.70, Bridge: Cello Sonata, Dutilleux: Flute Sonatine, Eastman: Gay Guerrilla (own arrangement), Fitkin: Log, Line, Hard Fairy, Hindemith: Sonatas, Ireland: Piano Trios, Mozart: Concerto for Two Pianos, Poulenc: Sonata for Two Pianos, Reich: Six Pianos + Piano Phase, Shostakovich: Concertino, Smetana: Sonata for 2 Pianos

Adam Swayne - Photography by Anthony Hunt
Adam Swayne – Photography by Anthony Hunt


Large Ensemble:

Maggie Maggie Maggie! Sing Sing Sing! for any large ensemble and CD (2004) (6`)

Go Down Hoe Down for wind orchestra (2006) (4`)

Many Dark Actors Playing Games for any ensemble and vibraphone (2009) (8`)

Concerto for Beatboxer and Ensemble (2011) (12`)

Celli-Chela for cello ensemble (2013)


Slava! for 2 saxophones and piano (2003)

Three Shakespeare Songs for soprano and piano (1999-2006) (8`)

Lezghinka for trumpet and piano (2007) (4`)

Tarantella for clarinet and piano (2008) (6`)

A Song of Ale for soprano and piano (2009) (3`)

Reaches for string quartet (2014) (15`)

Hawker Hunter for piano trio (2017) (6`)


Music for the Funeral of King Sven (2001) (3`)

Santa Dances for SATB, Brass Quintet and African Drums (2008) (6`)

A Song of Ale for SA and piano (2009) (3`)

Solo Piano:

L’aeroport engloutie (2003) (10`)

Gridshell (2009) (5`)

A Song of Ale (2009) (3`)


Football Crazy for any number of pianos (2002)

Office Party for 8 pianos (2004) arranged for 2 pianos, 8 hands (2016) (5`)


Wedding March (2013) (3`)