Simon, Johann Caspar
- Hugh J. McLean
(b Schnellbach, nr Schmalkalden, Thuringia, Jan 10, 1701; d Leipzig, Nov 22, 1776). German composer and organist. He attended the Lateinschule in Schmalkalden University of Jena from 1723 to 1727. He may have been a pupil there of Johann Nicolaus Bach, J.S. Bach's cousin. For the next four years he was ...