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CLASSICAL MUSIC: Graduation Recital - Alt Petra Veberová and soprano Katarína Šilhaviková accompanied by a chamber orchestra led by Alexander Jablokov perform Händel, Brahms, Eben, Bach and Strauss.
Starts: March 19 at 18:00. Admission free. Zrkadlová sieň Primaciálneho paláca (Mirror Hall of the Primate's Palace), Primaciálne nám. 1. Tel: 02/5920-3305.

LIVE MUSIC: Buty - Popular Czech band famous for its easy-going songs with amusing lyrics performs.
Starts: Mar 19 at 20:00. Tickets: Sk199. Park kultúry a oddychu (PKO - Culture and Leisure Park), Nábr. L. Svobodu 3. Tel: 02/5292-5023.

LIVE MUSIC: Spring Chansons - Actress and singer Milka Došeková on piano performs with friends.
Starts: Mar 21at 19:00. Tickets: Sk150. Štúdio 12 (Studio 12), Jakubovo nám. 12. Tel: 0907/784-930.

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Homage to Bach - Charity concert of organ music celebrating the anniversary of the composer's birth.
Starts: Mar 21 at 17:00. Admission: free. Evanjelický kostol Prievoz (Evangelical Church Prievoz), Radničné námestie.

LIVE MUSIC: Big Bastard Beat Band - Concert of bizarre Bratislava band.
Starts: Mar 22 at 19:30. Tickets: Sk80. Divadlo F7 (F7 Theatre), Františkánske nám. 7. Tel: 02/5443-3335.

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Sunday Concerts - A trio of musicians performs works by Martinů, Brahms, Vilec, and Beethoven.
Starts: Mar 23 at 10:30. Tickets: Sk40. Hudobné centrum (Musical Center), Michalská 10. Tel: 02/5443-5070.

THEATRE: Ben-Ben Boy - Evening of mime by Juraj Benčík, a student of acclaimed Milan Sládek.
Starts: Mar 24 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk120-180. Theatrium, Pressburgcentrum, Pribinova 25. Tel: 02/5063-1111.

EXHIBITION: Imaginary Line 2 - Display of contemporary jewellery made by 13 Austrian and Slovak artists is a continuation of the cooperation between the jewellery makers from the two countries that originated in a two-week symposium held in Šamorín in 2000.
Open Mon-Fri 10:00-17:00, Sat 10:00-16:00 until March 22. Admission: free. Galéria Médium (Medium Gallery), Hviezdoslavovo nám. 18. Tel: 02/5443-5334.

EXHIBITION: Permanent Romanticism - Modern Slovak art in installations, paintings, and photographs.
Open Tue-Sun 10:00-17:00 until April 6. Admission: Sk40. Pálffyho palác (Pálffy Palace), Panská 19. Tel: 02/5443-3627.


LIVE MUSIC: Trio Projekt - Trenčín rock band performs.
Starts: Mar 21 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk50. Kino Hviezda (Hviezda Cinema), Mierové nám. 3, Trenčín. Tel: 032/7435-193.

EXHIBITION: Juraj Novák - Pictures by a young photographer from Nitra.
Open Tue-Sun 10:00-17:00 until April 13. Admission: Sk20. Nitrianska galéria (Nitra Gallery), Župné nám. 3, Nitra. Tel.: 037/7721-754.

EXHIBITION: Tibet - Display of traditional art and photographs from Tibet.
Open Tue-Sun 9:00-16:00 until March 31. Admission: Sk20. Trenčianske múzeum (Trenčín Museum), Mierové nám. 46, Trenčín. Tel: 032/7434-431.


DANCE: Three Ballet Pieces - Blood Wedding, choreographed by Dana Dinková; Salome by Petr Šimek; and Last Tango for You by Jozef Dolinský Jr.
Starts: Mar 19 at 18:30. Tickets: Sk90-110. Štátna opera (State Opera), Národná 11, Banská Bystrica. Tel: 048/4124-418.

CLASSICAL MUSIC: W. A. Mozart - Concert by students from the Academy of Music in Banská Bystrica and the Conservatory in Žilina.
Starts: Mar 20 at 19:00. Admission free. Dom umenia Fatra (Fatra House of the Arts), Dolný Val 47, Žilina. Tel: 041/5620-979.

EXHIBITION: Jozef Haščík - Figurative and landscape paintings.
Open Mon-Fri 9:00-17:00, Sat-Sun 10:00-17:00 until March 30. Admission: Sk20. Považská galéria umenia (Považie Gallery of Art), Štefánikova 2, Žilina. Tel: 041/5622-415.


LIVE MUSIC: Juraj Czabados Prize - Competition of amateur music bands.
Starts: Mar 19 and 20 at 19:30. Tickets: Sk50. Agentúra GES (GES Agency), L. Novomeského 13, Košice. Tel: 055/6224-303.

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Arkady Janivker - Canadian violinist performs works by Tchaikovsky, Liszt, and Strauss.
Starts: Mar 20 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk50-70. Dom umenia (House of the Arts), Moyzesova 66, Košice. Tel: 055/6226-541.

EXHIBITION: Contemporary Slovak Graphics - The 15th annual display of established graphic artists and newcomers.
Open Tue-Fri 9:00-17:00, Sun 14:00-18:00 until April 13. Admission: Sk20. Šarišská galéria (Šariš Gallery), Hlavná 51, Prešov. 051/7725-423.

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