from Epilogue of the Italian opera Mefistofele
by Arrigo Boito
Libretto: Arrigo Boito
, a philosopher
Voice Part: tenor Fach: spinto tenor
Setting: Faust's Study
Synopsis: Faust is once again an old man. Mefistofele attempts to tempt him again in order to win Faust's soul, but Faust refuses, keeping his mind on God and awaiting his death.