The influential Opernwelt magazine has published its annual awards for 2016.
Director of the year: Barrie Kosky (Komische Oper, Berlin)
Conductor: Teodor Currentzis
Singer: Christian Gerhaher
Orchestra: Bavarian Opera
Chorus: Dutch National Opera
World premiere: Georg Friedrich Haas, ‘Koma’ at Darmstadt
Opera house of the year: Stuttgart