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17 Nov 2008

The Greek Passion, Zurich Opera

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By Shirley Apthorp [Financial Times, 12 November 2008]

Well-fed and well-off, these Christians pray to a God of compassion. But when refugees arrive on their doorstep, they turn their backs. Bohuslav Martinu’s The Greek Passion is an essay in hypocrisy.

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