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.
|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
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