Castil-Blaze [Blaze, François-Henri-Joseph]
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(b Cavaillon, Vaucluse, Dec 1, 1784; d Paris, Dec 11, 1857). French critic, translator, librettist and arranger. He first studied music with his father, Henri-Sébastien Blaze, a novelist and amateur composer who wrote (under the pseudonym Hans Werner) music and literary criticism for several journals, among them the ...