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||GREAT WORLD OF LIGHT||Cello and Piano with Soprano Obbligato
(Soprano in 3rd Movement Only)
|Beth Wiemann||IN A TWINKLING, WE WILL ALL BE CHANGED||
Picc., Flutes 1-2; Oboes 1-2; Bassoon, Clarinets 1,2, 3; BassCl, Alto Sax 1-2, Tenor Sax, Bari Sax; Tpts 1,2,3; Horns 1,2,3,4; Tbns 1,2; Bass Tbn, Euph, Tuba, Perc (3), Timpani
|Beth Wiemann||SLEEK BUT FUNCTIONAL||Bass clarinet and large wind ensemble with percussion
|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||VESPONA||fl, cl, vn, vc, pf