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LIVE MUSIC: Andor's Jazzband - Dutch musicians give a charity performance with jazz tunes from the 1920s and 1930s.
Starts: Oct 23 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk70. Koncertná sieň Klarisky (Klarisky Concert hall), Farská 4. Tel: 02/5443-2942.

LIVE MUSIC: Ty Syčáci - Czech alternative big-beat band performs with legendary lead singer Petr Váša.
Starts: Oct 24 at 20:00. Tickets: Sk80-100. Dom kultúry Zrkadlový háj (Zrkadlový háj House of Culture), Rovniankova 3. Tel: 02/6383-6776.

CLASSICAL CONCERT: Momentum Musicum - A concert of chamber music with Jozef Hamerník playing the flute and Ladislav Fančovič at the piano.
Starts: Oct 27 at 16:00. Tickets: Sk60. CC Centrum, Jiráskova 3. Tel: 02/6382-4390

CLASSICAL CONCERT: Musica Aeterna - Slovak quartet performs works by Werner, Haydn and Albrechtsberger.
Starts: Oct 29 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk90. Malá sála Slovenskej filharmónie (Slovak Philharmonic - Little Hall), Palackého 2. Tel: 02/5443-3351(2).

EXHIBITION: Voices from the Juice Bar - Follower of the body-art movement in the 1960s and 1970s, Dutch artist Marie Pask exhibits two "live" projects showing alternative ways of life.
Open Wed-Sun 16:00-19:00 until October 31. Admission: free. Galéria Priestor, Somolického 1/B. Tel: 02/5441-8262.

EXHIBITION: Max Bill (1908-1994) - Work of the Swiss constructivist who studied at German Bauhaus experimental art school features paintings, sculptures, objects and graphics.
Open Tue-Sun 10:00-18:00 until December 31. Admission: Sk45. Milan Dobeš Museum, Zámočnícka 13. Tel: 02/5443-2305.

EXHIBITION: Clay - Fourteen international artists display ceramic works created during a stay in Slovakia.
Open Mon-Fri 10:00-17:00, Sat-Sun 11:00-17:00 until October 26. Admission: free. Galéria Médium, Hviezdoslavovo nám. 18. Tel: 02/5443-5334.

EXHIBITION: Alice L. Briggs - American artist displays two different series of drawings, one inspired by old masters and the other reflecting on the atmosphere of hospitals.
Open Tue-Sun 10:00-17:00 until October 27. Admission: Sk40. Pálffyho palác, Panská 19. Tel: 02/5443-3627.


CLASSICAL MUSIC: Guitar Octet - Eight-member Polish guitar ensemble plays at the classical guitar festival Cithara Aediculae 2002.
Starts: Oct 23 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk90. Kostol Sv. Ducha (St Spirit's Church), Sládkovičova, Nitra. Tel: 037/6514-253.

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Ricardo Jesus Gallen Garcia - Spanish guitarist performs at the Cithara Aediculae 2002 festival.
Starts: Oct 25 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk90. Kostol Sv. Ducha (St Spirit's Church), Sládkovičova, Nitra. Tel: 037/6514-253.

CLASSICAL CONCERT: Baroque Music - Prague-based Collegium Marianum ensemble performs music by a handful of international composers.
Starts: Oct 26 at 20:00. Tickets: Sk100. Kostol sv. Jakuba (St Jacob's Church), Františkánska ulica, Trnava. Tel: (info centrum) 033/5511-022.


LIVE MUSIC: Jaan Zaher - Afghan ensemble holds a concert as part of the local festival Across the Cultures.
Starts: Oct 24 at 16:00. Tickets: Sk50. Misijný dom (Missionary House), Nám. SNP 7, Banská Bystrica. Tel: 048/4123-010.

LIVE MUSIC: Pressburger Klezmer Band - Slovak group reviving traditional klezmer music plays at the Across the Cultures festival.
Starts: Oct 24 at 20:00. Tickets: Sk50. Misijný dom (Missionary House), Nám. SNP 7, Banská Bystrica. Tel: 048/4123-010.
LIVE MUSIC: Marwan Abado - Lebanese guitarist plays as part of the Across the Cultures festival.
Starts: Oct 25 at 18:30. Tickets: Sk50. Misijný dom (Missionary House), Nám. SNP 7, Banská Bystrica. Tel: 048/4123-010.


CLASSICAL CONCERT: Hungarian Artists - Pianist, violinist and cellist accompany soprano singer Eszter Sumegi.
Starts: Oct 23 at 19:30. Tickets: Sk80. PKO - Čierny orol, Hlavná 50, Prešov. Tel: 051/7723-741.

CLASSICAL CONCERT: French Emmanuel Villaume conducts works by Debussy, Ravel and Berlioz, featuring American pianist Andrew von Oeyen.
Starts: Oct 24 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk50-70. Dom umenia (House of Art), Moyzesova 66, Košice. Tel: 055/6226-541.

EXHIBITION: Július Jakoby - Works document the painter's development from the 1920s to the 1980s.
Open Tue-Sat 10:00-18:00, Sun 10:00-14:00 until December 31. Admission: Sk10-20. Východoslovenská galéria (Eastern-Slovak Gallery), Hlavná 27, Košice. Tel: 055/6221-187 (8).

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