>Thanks for that! I really enjoyed the translation, rhyming couplets and
>all! Are you sure it was "snarling doves" following the organ grinder?
Ack, it's "dogs," not doves. And they are definitely snarling. Sorry
>That is why I like the relatively new Ian Bostridge version.
This got a surprisingly lukewarm review in the BBC Music Magazine a
couple of months ago. The reviewer was not happy with Bostridge's
near-Sprechtstimme delivery of some songs. I have not heard this