- Jean-Charles Léon
(b 1703; d Angers, 1782). French composer. He received his musical education in the Angers choir school, which he left in 1723 to become an adult chorister. On 14 November 1724 he was a candidate for the post of maître de chapelle to succeed Louis Vigné, and it is likely that he was appointed to the post and occupied it until ...