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CLASSICAL MUSIC: Slovak violinist Ivan Ženatý and Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra perform works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Igor Stravinskij.
Starts: May 20 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk120-150. Slovak Philharmonic, Palackého 2 (Reduta). Tel: 02/5443-3351 (2,3).

CLASSICAL MUSIC: German pianist Christoph Soldan and Slovak Moyzes Quartet perform works by Wolfgang Mozart.
Starts: May 21 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk80. Slovak Philharmonic, Palackého 2 (Reduta). Tel: 02/5443-3351 (2,3).

CONCERT: Visegrad Tour - Slovak and Czech musicians perform international composers.
Starts: May 23 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk70. Concert Hall - Klarisky, Farská 4.

FOLK MUSIC: Haviare, Haviare - Slovak folk ensemble Gymník performs traditional Slovak dances.
Starts: May 23 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk80. Dom kultúry Zrkadlový háj, Rovniakova 3. Tel: 02/6383-6776.

LIVE MUSIC: K.com - Slovak band plays the blues.
Starts: May 24 at 20:30. Tickets: Sk60. Metro club, Suché mýto (underground). Tel: 0903/464-265.

CONCERT: Guitar recital - Slovak guitarist Miriam Mullerová performs works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Manuel Paganini and Maria Ponce.
Starts: May 26 at 17:00. Tickets: free. Bratislava Castle, Zámocká 2. Tel: 02/5596-8837.

EXHIBITION: Viliam Malík: Bratislava - Black and white photographs of Bratislava taken in the 1940s.
Open Tue-Sun 13:00-19:00 until June 2. Admission: free. Galéria fotografie Profil, Prepoštská 4. Tel: 02/5443-0873.

EXHIBITION: Modern and Contemporary Art - Paintings, sculptures and conceptual works by contemporary Slovak artists.
Open daily 10:00-18:00 except Mon until September 1. Admission: Sk15-30. Slovak National Gallery, Esterházy Palace, Nám. Ľ. Štúra 4. Tel: 02/5443-2055.


CLASSICAL MUSIC: Piano Recital - Slovak pianist Zuzana Štiasna-Paulechová plays works by Joseph Haydn, Franz Chopin and Alexander Skrjabin.
Starts: May 20 at 19:30. Tickets: Sk100. Congress Hall of the Social Centre at Piešťany Spa, Piešťany. Tel: 033/7725-150.

CONCERT: Music Train Illmenau - German youth choir performs gospel and spiritual music.
Starts: May 22 at 19:30. Tickets: free. Trenčianske Teplice spa. Tel: (Culture Centre) 032/6559-128.

EXHIBITION: Amfo-Diafoto-Cineam - Amateur photography, video and cinema works.
Open Mon-Fri 9:00-16:00 until May 31. Admission: free. Ponitrianske osvetové stredisko, Fatranská 3, Nitra. Tel: 037/6532-544.

EXHIBITION: Cut - Slovak Peter Jirmann displays artistic and advertising photographs.
Open Mon-Fri 10:00-19:30 until June 17. Admission: free. Malá galéria - Akcent, Kúpeľná 4, Nitra. Tel: 037/6517-604.


LIVE MUSIC: Vanessa Mae - Chinese-Thai violin star rocks Žilina sport stadium.
Starts: May 26 at 20:00. Tickets: Sk850-1,050. Športová hala Bôrik, Vysokoškolákov 6, Žilina. Tel: 041/5655-325.

CONCERT: Spiritual Quintet - Czech vocal group takes stage with pop legend Karel Zich.
Starts: May 21 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk60-100. Dom kultúry, Matičné námestie, Čadca. Tel: 041/4322-121.

LIVE MUSIC: Lord Bishop & the Rockadellic Kings - US bands play hip-hop, punk and funk.
Starts: May 26 at 20:00. Tickets: Sk100. Guru Clubland, Kuzmányho 6, Žilina. Tel: 041/5626-465.

EXHIBITION: Slovak Photography from 1925-2000 - Modernism, Postmodernism and Postphotography trends influencing Slovak photography through the 20th century.
Open Tue-Sun 10:00-17:00 until June 2. Admission: Sk10-40. Zvolenský zámok, Námestie SNP, Zvolen. Tel: 045/5321-903.


LIVE MUSIC: Kazimierz Jonkisz - Polish jazz trio.
Starts: May 20 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk40-70. Agentúra GES, Nám. L. Novomeského 13, Košice. Tel: 055/7299-211.

CONCERT: Evening of Roma Song - Several Slovak ensembles perform Roma ballads.
Starts: May 22 at 19:30. Tickets: Sk80. PKO Čierny orol, Hlavná 50, Prešov. Tel: 051/7723-741.

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Japanese violinist Shizuka Ishikawa and Košice State Philharmonic perform together.
Starts: May 23 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk80-120. Dom umenia, Moyzesova 66, Košice. Tel: 055/6226-541

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Camerata Hungarica and Gaudium - Hungarian and Slovak ensembles perform classical works.
Starts: May 25 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk100. PKO Čierny orol, Hlavná 50, Prešov. Tel: 051/7723-741.

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