Beer [Baehr, Baer, Baher, Bähr, Bär, Beere, Behr, Paer, Pär, Pehr], (Johann) Joseph [Jan Josef]
- Albert R. Rice
(b Grünwald, [now Pastviny], May 18, 1744; d Berlin, Oct 28, 1812). Bohemian clarinettist and composer. After moving to Paris at the age of 16 he was employed as a clarinettist by the Duke of Orléans (1767–77) and by the Prince of Lambesc (...