Mon, 18 October 2010
One of the most memorable moments in Gounod's opera Faust is the baritone aria, "Avant de quitter ces lieux". It is probably the most popular aria for lyric baritones to audition with, as well as a key moment in the opera. By the way, it ain't easy! Let's listen to three baritones from three different generations of opera artists apply their mastery to this wonderful piece.