Beth Wiemann was raised in Burlington, VT and studied composition and clarinet at Oberlin College and Princeton University. Her works have been performed by the New York New Music Ensemble, Continuum, Ensemble 21, Earplay, the Motion Ensemble, Opera Vista, saxophonist John Sampen, singers Paul Hillier, Susan Narucki, D'Anna Fortunato, and others. Her compositions have won awards from Copland House, the Orvis Foundation, Colorado New Music Festival, American Women Composers, and Marimolin as well as various arts councils, and have been featured on the Capstone, Americus, innova and Albany record labels. She teaches composition and clarinet at the University of Maine.
Beth's works with video here.
ACA Composer Composition
|Beth Wiemann||SLOW BURN||Flute, Bass Clarinet, and Marimba
|Beth Wiemann||BY MEANS OF RED AND GREEN||Violin and Percussion
fl, cl, flg/tpt, perc(1), piano, cello
|Beth Wiemann||SLEEK BUT FUNCTIONAL||-
BASS CLARINET AND WIND ENSEMBLE WITH PERCUSSION
|Beth Wiemann||SIRENS, for Wind Ensemble||-
wind ens: 1-0-3-bcl-3sax-0; 3cor-1tpt-3hn- 2tbn-1tba; perc(2), pf
|Beth Wiemann||BLACK BEAR DANCE||-
orchestral winds plus vibraphone