Chastellux [Châtellux], François-Jean, Marquis [Chevalier] de
- Philip Weller
(b Paris, May 5, 1734; d Paris, Oct 24, 1788). French writer on music. A soldier and administrator by profession, he consorted with artists and philosophers (he was one of the celebrated circle of Mlle de Lespinasse) and was elected to the Académie Française in ...