Concert will begin at 23:30 hours GMT
Met's encore stream: Gounod's 'Faust' with Kaufmann, Pape, Poplavskaya and Braun from New York
Gounod's 'Faust' is a grand opera in five acts to a French libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré from Carré's play Faust et Marguerite, in turn loosely based on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's Faust, Part 1. Perfomers:
Performers: Marina Poplavskaya, Jonas Kaufmann, Russell Braun, René Pape.
Metropolitan Opera Choir and Orchestra. Conductor: Yannick Nézet-Séguin.
Recorded 10 December 2011.