Salzburger Festspiele 2016 - Gounod: Faust
14 Jul 2017
Other participants: Wiener Philharmoniker, Philharmonia Chor Vienna, Walter Zeh, Alejo Pérez, Piotr Beczała, Ildar Abdrazakov, Maria Agresta, Alexey Markov, Tara Erraught, Paolo Rumetz, Marie-Ange Todorovitch
The Wiener Philharmoniker play under the baton of young Argentinian conductor Alejo Pérez. The opera contains much-loved musical highlights including the memorable Soldiers’ Chorus, Méphistophélès’s rowdy “Song of the Golden Calf”, and Marguerite’s Jewel Song with its dazzling coloratura.