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

8 title(s)
Composer Title SCORING/INSTRUMENTATION Year
Beth Wiemann An Anxious Awareness of Danger B-flat clarinet, Vocoder (or synthesizer with vocoder), and Fixed Media
Beth Wiemann ANOTHER MOMENTARY FEAT cham orch:1-1-1-bcl- 0,1-1-0-0,str
Beth Wiemann BEFORE THE SNOW
flute, 2 oboes, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, strings
Beth Wiemann BRASS RINGS Bb trumpet ensemble (8)
Beth Wiemann HERALDS AND HEROINES 2222 2210 timp, perc, strings
Beth Wiemann Railways
fl, ob, cl, bsn, trpt, strings
Beth Wiemann RAILWAYS PRÉCIS small orchestra and video
1111 2110 strings, with audio-video accompaniment
Beth Wiemann RUNNING TO THE SHORE
chamber orchestra, with perc and piano

Additional Works