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BRATISLAVA

CONCERT AND EXHIBITION: Jazz band DejaVu hosts famous jazz and blues musicians Peter Lipa, Erich "Boboš" Procházka and Silvia Josifoska, and opens a jazz-theme photo exhibition.
Starts: Mar 7 at 20:00. Tickets: Sk60-80. Klub za zrkadlom, Rovniankova 3. Tel: 02/6381-1328.

LIVE CONCERT: Well-known musicians. Vašo Patejdl, Ján Kuric, jazzman Boboš Procházka and opera star Martin Babjak hold an open air concert in aid of cancer research.
Starts: Mar 8 at 15:00. Hlavné námestie (Main Sqare) at the Bratislava Old Town.

LIVE MUSIC: An evening of Slovak Traditional Music. Martin Hrbáč's band from the Moravian region Horňácko plays local traditional music.
Starts: Mar 9 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk50. Slovak Pub, Obchodná street (near the ÚĽUV center).

CLASSICAL CONCERT: Hommage a' Lucia Popp. Three Slovak ensembles led by German Enoch zu Guttenberg perform Joseph Haydn and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Starts: Mar 10 at 18:00. Tickets: Sk20-40. Concert Hall of the Slovak Philharmonic, Palackého 2. Tel: 02/5443-3351 (2,3).

EXHIBITION: Fulla 2002. The exhibition presents a collection of paintings by a leading representative of the Slovak Modernist movement, Ľudovít Fulla.
Open daily 10:00-16:00 except Mon until May 26. Admission Sk15-100. Slovak National Gallery, Esterházy Palace, Námestie 1/4. Štúra 4. Tel: 02/5443-1703.

EXHIBITION: Space Possibilities. Objects and constructions created by glass artist Štepán Pala follow geometrical designs.
Open daily except Sun 12:00-18:00 until March 17. Admission: free. Galéria Z, Zichyho palác, Ventúrska 9. Tel: 0903/468-776.

EXHIBITION: Bruno Munari. The applied artwork of the Italian designer, painter and graphic artist played a major role in forming the "Concrete Art Movement" in 1940s.
Open Tue-Sun 10:00-18:00 until May 28. Admission: Sk45. Múzeum Milana Dobeša, Zámočnícka 13. Tel: 02/5443-2305.

EXHIBITION: Kiss & Cry. Photographer Tomáš Kika captures the joy and troubles accompanying figure skating championships.
Open Mon-Fri 9:00-17:00 until March 29. Admission: free. Galéria Focus, Comenius University Department of Journalism, Štúrova 9.


WESTERN SLOVAKIA

LIVE MUSIC: Polemic. The 10-member band performing ska promises a lively and entertaining evening.
Starts: Mar 9 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk100. Dom Kultúry, Nám. baníkov 3, Handlová, Prievidza. Tel: 046/5475-439.

MUSICAL: The Birds. Based on an ancient Greek play by Aristophanes, the comedy is a satirical picture of Athenian society.
Start:s Mar 8 at 19:00. Tickets Sk60. Staré divadlo. Ul. pešieho pluku 1, Nitra. Tel: 037/525-003.

EXHIBITION: Colourful World of Daniel Bidelnica. The gallery exhibits pictures painted by this Slovak artist.
Open daily 10:00-19:30 until April 16. Admission: free. Malá galéria, Kúpeľná 4, Nitra. Tel: 037/6517-604.

EXHIBITION: The Landscape of Soul. Works created by psychiatric patients
over the last year under the supervision of academic sculptor Veronika Prokopová.
Open Tue-Fri 10:00-17:00 until March 31. Admission: Sk10-20. Galéria insitného umenia, Schaubmarov mlyn, Cajlanská 255, Pezinok. Tel: 033/6404-035.


CENTRAL SLOVAKIA

CLASSICAL CONCERT: Violin soloists under the baton of Mario Košík perform Slovak, Czech, Italian and Spanish composers.
Starts: Mar 7 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk50-100. Dom umenia Fatra, Dolný val 47, Žilina. Tel: 041/5620-952.

LIVE CONCERT: Heavy metal bands from Norway, Germany, Britain, Slovakia and the Czech Republic share a stage in central Slovakia.
Starts: Mar 9 at 16:00. Tickets: Sk300. Robotnícky Dom, Banská Bystrica. Tel: 048/4142-472.

EXHIBITION: Structures and Other Geometrisms. Rožňava painter Adam Szentpétery exhibits a collection of abstract works he created between 1996 and 1999.
Open Tue-Fri 9:00-17:00, Sat-Sun 10:00-16:00 until March 28. Admission: Sk15. Štátna galéria, Dolná 8, Banská Bystrica. Tel: 048/412-6080.

EXHIBITION: Zolo Palugyay. Pastel and water-colour landscapes by the painter capture everyday life in different Slovak regions.
Open Tue-Fri 9:00-17:00 until March 17. Admission: Sk3-10. Galéria P. M. Bohúňa, Tranovského 3, Liptovský Mikuláš. Tel: 044/5522-758.


EASTERN SLOVAKIA

LIVE MUSIC: Reflections. Rock band playing in the style of Pink Floyd and Dream Theater christens their new CD.
Starts: Mar 6 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk50. Ges klub, Laca Novomeského 13, Košice. Tel: 055/7299-211.

CLASSICAL CONCERT: American pianist Joshua Pierce led by Mariusz Smolij performs Gershwin, Bernstein, and works by Czech composer Antonín Dvořák.
Starts: Mar 7 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk50-70. Štátna filharmónia, Moyzesova 66 (Dom umenia), Košice. Tel: 055/6227-216, tickets: 055/6220-763.

EXHIBITION: František Turcsányi. The exhibition features portraits and landscapes painted by the Košice native.
Open daily 8:00-17:00 except Mon until March 17. Admission: Sk5-10. Slovenské technické múzeum, Hlavná 88, Košice. Tel: 055/6224-035 (6).

EXHIBITION: Quo Vadis Europe II. Photographs taken by architect Peter Marcinko reflect contemporary architectural trends in the Netherlands.
Open Tue-Fri 9:00-17:00, Sun 14:00-18:00. Admission: Sk10-20. Šarišská galéria, Hlavná 51, Prešov. Tel: 051/7725-423.

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