Waltz, from Faust (string trio)
Title: Waltz, from the opera Faust
Composer: Charles Gounod, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Violin; Violin 2/Viola; Cello
Printout: 8 pages
Note: This waltz from Gounod’s great opera Faust (there are others) is one the most acclaimed operatic waltzes in the repertoire. Despite the theme of the opera, it is vibrant and uplifting – ideal music for festive occasions or light concert use.