Sheet Music composed by Paul Sweet
A haunting melody and quirky harmonic scheme make this Halloween-flavored solo by Paul Sweet is perfect for your next recital. It’s full of teaching moments, too: pedal technique, phrasing, accidentals, and more!
Digital Sheet Music
Spooky Serenade (Digital: Single User)
Spooky Serenade (Digital: Unlimited Reproductions)
About the composer
Paul Sweet is a multi-talented musician, enjoying work as a composer, pianist, and pedagogue. His catalogue of original works includes pieces for orchestra, wind symphony, chorus, chamber ensembles, and solo instruments. He teaches piano in Tulsa, Oklahoma and is frequently engaged as a solo and collaborative pianist throughout the Midwest.
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