Lhoyer [L'Hoyer], Antoine de
- Erik Stenstadvold
(b Clermont-Ferrand, Sept 6, 1768; d Paris, March 15, 1852). French guitarist and composer. At the age of 20 he embarked upon a military career, but the French Revolution prompted his emigration in 1791. About 1800 he settled as a guitar teacher in Hamburg, but in ...