Especially in the Pamina / Papageno duet (middle of act 1: "man & wife, wife
& man" or something like that).

Robert Meyer

-----Original Message-----
From: Carrol Cox [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Monday, February 10, 2003 2:15 PM
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Subject: Re: Hofgarten and the hyacint garden

> Sara Trevisan wrote:
>  I, too,  consider German  as unpleasant sounding.

German sounds pretty good in The Magic Flute.