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.

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ACE Publications

24 title(s)
Composer Title SCORING/INSTRUMENTATION Year
Beth Wiemann Agnus Dei
SATB chorus, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet and piano
Beth Wiemann BARBOTEO Clarinet, Violin, and Piano
Beth Wiemann BENEDICTUS
SATB chorus, 2 B-flat clarinets, 1 bass clarinet (with extension), piano
Beth Wiemann BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS SATB, piano
Beth Wiemann CANOPY clarinet in A, viola, piano
Beth Wiemann CONCERTANTE alto saxophone, solo violin and string section
Beth Wiemann CREDO
SATB chorus, 2 B-flat clarinets, 1 bass clarinet (with extension), piano
Beth Wiemann Di Camera Trumpet in C, Cello, and Piano
Beth Wiemann Gloria
SATB chorus, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet and piano
Beth Wiemann Keeping Out the Damp Flute, Clarinet, and Viola
Beth Wiemann KYRIE
SATB, 2 cl in Bb, 1 bscl, piano
Beth Wiemann Let Us in a Lovers' Round
SATB choir, flute and piano
Beth Wiemann MASS SATB chorus, 2 B-flat clarinets, 1 bass clarinet (with extension), piano
Beth Wiemann ON TIME
SATB, trumpet, flute
Beth Wiemann PORTRAITS: THE BOY WHO DREW CATS
Bass cl + childrens ensemble of toy guitars, noisemakers, bells
Beth Wiemann SANCTUS - from MASS
SATB, 2 cl in Bb, 1 bscl, piano
Beth Wiemann Sanctus - with melodicas
SATB chorus, 2 melodicas and piano
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 SUITE FOR DIETER Flute, Guitar and Double Bass
Beth Wiemann WOODLORE childrens chorus, clarinet, piano

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