Peter T. Daniels wrote:
> On Aug 23, 6:47 pm, "William Sommerwerck"
> wrote:
> > > Schumann will always be a tricky figure to assess. He once
> > > hailed the young Frédéric Chopin with the words: "Hats off,
> > > gentlemen, a genius!"

> >
> > I thought he was referring to John...

>
> When he encountered P.D.Q. Bach he said, "Hats back on, gentlemen, an
> idiot!"


I wonder what he would have said about Dickless?