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

19 title(s)
Composer Title SCORING/INSTRUMENTATION Year
Beth Wiemann BARBOTEO Clarinet, Violin, and Piano
Beth Wiemann BRASS RINGS Bb trumpet ensemble (8)
Beth Wiemann CANOPY clarinet in A, viola, piano
Beth Wiemann Di Camera Trumpet in C, Cello, and Piano
Beth Wiemann It Floats Away From You Soprano and Trumpet
Beth Wiemann Keeping Out the Damp Flute, Clarinet, and Viola
Beth Wiemann ONLY COLOR I HAVE soprano, mezzo-soprano and flute - doubling piccolo
Beth Wiemann POEM AND POSTLUDE
Soprano, Bass Clarinet, and Fixed Media
Beth Wiemann SAX AND SPEND SOLO ALTO SAX , CONCERT BAND
Beth Wiemann SLEEK BUT FUNCTIONAL Bass clarinet and large wind ensemble with percussion
Beth Wiemann SLOW BURN Flute, Bass Clarinet, and Marimba
Beth Wiemann SO YOU WROTE TO ME OF THESE ETERNITIES Soprano and Alto Saxophone
Beth Wiemann SUITE FOR DIETER Flute, Guitar and Double Bass
Beth Wiemann Three Songs for Soprano and Percussion Soprano, nonpitched perc, marimba/bells
Beth Wiemann YOUNG CHARLOTTE Mezzo-soprano, Piano, and Prerecorded Electronic Sound

Additional Works