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Concerts of Spanish music

SPANISH composer and pianist Carlos Gallardo will be giving five concerts on his tour around Slovakia. His performance includes works by 19th century Spanish composers Enrique Granadso and Isaac Albéniz.

His first performance will be on April 24 in Piešťany (House of the Arts, Kúpeľná 13, at 19:30). Gallardo will then move on to Modra (Evangelical church, Hlavné námestie, April 26 at 19:00), and then to the central Slovak towns of Zvolen (Castle, April 27 at 18:00) and Martin (Municipal Office, Hlavné námestie, April 28 at 19:00).

The series will finish in Bratislava on April 30 in the Klarisky Concert Hall (Farská 4, at 19:00).

For more information call the Spanish Embassy on 02/5441-5724.

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