Beth Wiemann


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

8 title(s)
Beth Wiemann WALKABOUT bass clarinet, percussion
Beth Wiemann Three Songs for Soprano and Percussion Soprano, nonpitched perc, marimba/bells
Beth Wiemann SLOW BURN Flute, Bass Clarinet, and Marimba
Beth Wiemann BY MEANS OF RED AND GREEN Violin and Percussion
Beth Wiemann SLEEK BUT FUNCTIONAL Bass clarinet and large wind ensemble with percussion
Beth Wiemann TIGHTROPE Woodwind Quintet
Beth Wiemann WHY WE LIVE WITH ANIMALS Sop, bass cl, 2 perc
Beth Wiemann SIRENS, for Wind Ensemble -
wind ens: 1-0-3-bcl-3sax-0; 3cor-1tpt-3hn- 2tbn-1tba; perc(2), pf

Additional Works