The Greek Passion received the Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik!

An opera by Bohuslav Martinů The Greek Passion, H 372 received the Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik ("German Record Critics' Award") for the recording of last season’s production in Oper Graz. 158 jury members in 32 categories chose award winning recordings from 288 nominationated albums of the last quarter. This prize was established in 1963 in Germany.

The Greek Passion in Oper Graz has already won the Österreichischer Musiktheaterpreis („Austrian musical theatre awards“) for the best overall production, directing and male supporting role. More information here:

5 March 2016, 7.30 pm PREMIERE
Opera House Main Stage, Graz, Austria
Bohuslav MARTINŮ: The Greek Passion 1st version, H 372 I - in English with German subtitles
Grazer Philharmonisches Orchester, Dirk Kaftan (musical director, conductor), Lorenzo Fioroni (director), Annette Braun (costumes), Bernhard Schneider (choirmaster), Rolf Romei (Manolios), Manuel von Senden (Yannakos), Dshamilja Kaiser (Katerina), Markus Butter (Fotis), Taylan Reinhard (Panait), Wilfried Zelinka (Grigoris), Dariusz Perczak (Kostandis), Tatjana Miyus (Lenio),