Alexandre-Étienne Choron

Alexandre-Étienne Choron

  • Born
    21st October 1771
  • Died
    29th June 1834
  • Birthplace
    Caen, France
Alexandre-Étienne Choron for a short time directed the Paris Opera. He played an essential role in France in making a clear distinction between sacred and secular music, and was one of the originators of French interest in musicology.