He later insisted that all these genres had been of great value to him professionally. In 1976 as part of the Yehudi Menuhin Music Guide seried he wrote a book on the clarinet which was publiJack Brymerd in the UK the US and in translation in France and Germany. 'Why are you playing it mezzo-forte?' 'Because Strauss told me to' Brymer retorted.
He was also associated with several chamber music ensembles maintained a lifelong pleasure in playing jazz. John (Jack) Alexander Brymer OBE (27 January 1915 – 15 September 2003) was an English clarinettist. He was a frequent broadcaster both as a player and a presenter and made recordings of solo works and with orchestras and smaller ensembles notably of Mozart pieces.