Beth Wiemann

Biography

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.

ACE Publications

20 title(s)
Composer Title SCORING/INSTRUMENTATION Year
Beth Wiemann AMERICANA Soprano, Clarinet, Violin, and Piano
Beth Wiemann BASIA NOVA Bassoon, Horn, and Piano
Beth Wiemann CANOPY clarinet in A, viola, piano
Beth Wiemann CONCERTANTE alto saxophone, solo violin and string section
Beth Wiemann CRITICS & CONNOISSEURS Mezzo-Soprano, Clarinet, and Cello
Beth Wiemann EX ITINERE
cl,bsn,tpt,tbn,perc,vln,cb
Beth Wiemann For Elliott clarinet
Beth Wiemann JET-PACK for ensemble of 6 and audio media fl, clarinet/bass cl, tbn, piano/vocoder, vln, db, and prerecorded sound
Beth Wiemann JET PACK FOR ONE Bass Clarinet, Vocoder, and Electronic Sound
Beth Wiemann Lake Guide Flute, Clarinet, Horn, Violin, Viola, Cello, and Piano
Beth Wiemann LOOKS LIKE RAIN Soprano, Viola, and Harpsichord
Beth Wiemann MOOSE fl, cl, flg/tpt, perc(1), piano, cello
Beth Wiemann RUSTLE Bass Clarinet
Beth Wiemann SETTING FOR SHUSAKO ENDO Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn, Bassoon, and Piano
Beth Wiemann SKATING IN THE SHORT PROGRAM
solo violin
Beth Wiemann SONGS WITHOUT WORDS Soprano, Oboe, Bassoon, Cello, and Piano
Beth Wiemann TO THE MOON sop, ob, bsn, pf
Beth Wiemann Wading Blue Heron Clarinet
Beth Wiemann WAVER and RUSTLE - two pieces for Bass Clarinet
bass clar solo
Beth Wiemann Wrinkle bass clarinet (with low extension)

Additional Works