Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

Košice conductor wins European contest

THIRTY-year-old conductor of the Košice State Theatre Igor Dohovič won the 10th annual competition organised by the European Union for young conductors, which took place from October 12 to 14 in Spoleto, Italy, the SITA news agency reported.

THIRTY-year-old conductor of the Košice State Theatre Igor Dohovič won the 10th annual competition organised by the European Union for young conductors, which took place from October 12 to 14 in Spoleto, Italy, the SITA news agency reported.

The Prešov native, who competed against 27 conductors from around Europe, conducted the Spoleto Opera Orchestra performing La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi. Dohovič graduated from the Music Academy in Lvov, Ukraine. He has been working at the Košice theatre for six years.

Top stories

Slovak scientist in the US: Slovak science needs more than just money to thrive

It seems as if we do not want skilled scientists to return home, says Dominika Truban, who founded a platform connecting Slovak researchers abroad and at home.

Dominika Truban

The Education Ministry to restore the analytical institute

The institute that is part of the Value for Money initiative was merged with another body at the beginning of the year.

Education Minister Martina Lubyová

New web app shows property owned by politicians

The aim is to clearly show publicly accessible information about public officials that is scattered through various state websites and registers.

Zsolt Simon

Blog: Helping others helps your company too

Tatiana Čaplová, Program Coordinator for CSR at the Pontis Foundation, offers a very interesting look behind the scenes of the most successful CSR event in Slovakia - Naše Mesto (Our City).

Bratislava