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LIVE MUSIC: Bluesweiser - Bratislava band plays electronic blues.
Starts: Oct 3 at 21:00. Admission: free. Aligátor Rock Pub, Laurinská 7. Tel: 02/5441-8611.

LIVE MUSIC: Gabo Jonáš Quartet - Jazz evening with Bratislava band.
Starts: Oct 3 at 19:30. Admission: free. Hlava 22, Bazová 9. Tel: 02/5542-2573.

LIVE MUSIC: A-Conto - Young Slovak band plays funky music.
Starts: Oct 3 at 20:00. Admission: free. Mamut beer hall, Cintorínska 32. Tel: 02/5932-2111.

CLASSICAL CONCERT: Concert of Friendship - Male police choir from Germany and the mixed Cantus choir from Bratislava perform classical works and black spirituals.
Starts: Oct 5 at 16:00. Tickets: Sk60 (on sale at Zichy Palace, Ventúrska 9). Koncertná sieň Klarisky (Klarisky Concert Hall), Farská 4.

EXHIBITION: Jan F. Kovář and Valerián Trabalka - Czech painter and Slovak graphic artist hold a joint exhibition.
Open Mon-Fri 13:0-17:00 until October 25. Admission: free. České centrum (Czech Centre), Hviezdoslavovo nám. 8. Tel: 02/5920-3305.

EXHIBITION: Georg Baselitz - German graphic artist famous for his "upside-down" art.
Open Tue-Sun 10:00-18:00 until November 10. Admission: Sk40. Mirbachov palác (Mirbach Palace), Františkánske nám. 11. Tel: 02/5443-1556.

EXHIBITION: Movements and Emergency Escapes - Painter Dezider Tóth draws inspiration from constructionist and geometrical art.
Open Tue-Fri 11:00-18:00, Sat-Sun 11:00-17:00 until October 27. Admission: free. Galéria Slovenskej sporiteľne (Slovenská Sporiteľňa Gallery), Zelená 2. Tel: 02/5443-1492.

EXHIBITION: Changes and Meetings - Slovak Michal Berger exhibits his furniture solitaries.
Open Mon-Fri 8:30-16:30 until October 24. Admission: free. KFA Gallery, Karpatská 11. Tel: 02/5249-7030.


LIVE MUSIC: Hana Hegerová - First lady of Czech chansons performs with the Petr Malásek band.
Starts: Oct 6 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk470. Dom kultúry (House of Culture), Ul. F. Madvu 11, Prievidza. Tel: 046/5412-029.

EXHIBITION: Guests - Teachers from Charles University in Prague display their works.
Open Mon-Fri 9:00-17:00, Sat-Sun 13:00-18:00 until October 27. Admission: Sk10. Synagóga (Synagogue), Halenárska 2, Trnava. Tel: 033/5514-657.

EXHIBITION: The New End of Painting - Nine painters from central Europe document painting developments in their works.
Open Mon-Fri 9:00-17:00, Sat-Sun 13:00-18:00 until October 27. Admission: Sk20. Galéria Jána Koniarka (Ján Koniarik Gallery), Zelený kríček 3, Trnava. Tel: 033/5511-659.


LIVE MUSIC: Marie Rottrová - Czech pop singer performs with the folk band Neřez.
Starts: Oct 2 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk250. Dom kultúry (House of Culture), Nám. Slobody 3, Banská Bystrica. Tel: 048/4153-707.

LIVE MUSIC: Soňa Horňáková - Folk-rock singer and songwriter shares a stage with the SH Band.
Starts: Oct 2 at 18:00. Tickets: Sk60. Mestské kultúrne stredisko (City Cultural Center), J.D. Matejovie 591, Liptovský Hrádok. Tel: 044/5221-100.

EXHIBITION: Re: Location 1 - Works by Slovak Juraj Dudáš and Jerry Frantz & Dany Prum from Luxembourg show connections between local and Western art.
Open Mon-Fri 9:00-17:00, Sat-Sun 10:00-17:00 until October 20. Admission: Sk20. Považská galéria umenia (Považská Gallery of Art), Štefánikova 2, Žilina. Tel: 041/5622-415.


CLASSICAL MUSIC: Opening of the Concert Season - Košice State Philharmonic performs works by Antonín Dvořák and Leoš Janáček.
Starts: Oct 3 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk30-80. Dom umenia (House of Art), Moyzesova 66, Košice. Tel: 055/6226-541.

LIVE MUSIC: International Jazz Festival - Musicians from Poland, the Czech Republic, Great Britain and Slovakia hold several concerts.
Start: Oct 4 and 5 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk120-200. GeS Klub, L. Novomeského 13, Košice. Tel: 055/7299-211.

EXHIBITION: Humour in Gallery - Young Slovak artist Miroslav Knap exhibits graphic works and drawings.
Open Tue-Fri 10:00-18:00, Sat 11:00-18:00, Sun 14:00-17:30 until October 6. Admission: Sk20. Východoslovenská galéria (East Slovak Gallery), Hlavná 27, Košice. Tel: 055/6226-667.

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