- Pamela Weston
German family of musicians.
(b Potsdam, Feb 14, 1784; d Munich, June 11, 1847). Clarinettist. He and his brother Carl Baerman (i) (1782–1842), a bassoonist in the Berlin court orchestra, were sent by their soldier father to the School of Military Music in Potsdam. At 14, having first studied the oboe, Heinrich became a bandsman in the Prussian Life Guards and during this time studied the clarinet with Beer. In ...