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SLOUGH is the title of an exhibition of Dorota Sadovská's photographs at the Nova Gallery at Baštová 2. The young artist captures what she calls the "mixture of human bodies" through five, large-format photographs and a 73-minute video that shows some of her other work, accompanied by the music of Martin Burlas. Those passing the gallery at night can see the video through the gallery's window. The exhibition runs from Tuesday to Sunday from 13:00 to 18:00 until April 2. Admission is free. Tel: 02/5443-3039.
photo: Dorota Sadovská

CLASSICAL CONCERT: Pater Mi - Slovak choir Adoremus, conducted by Dušan Bill, performs sacred music by masters of vocal polyphony and composers of the 20th century.
Starts: Mar 12 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk70. Koncertná sieň Klarisky (Klarisky Concert Hall), Farská 4. Tel: 02/5443-2942

LIVE MUSIC: Acoustic Colours - Concert by the Slovak folk-jazz-bluegrass band, which consists of guitarist Michal Vavro, violinist Stano Palúch, dobro-guitarist Peter Sabadoš, and contrabassist Juraj Griglák.
Starts: Mar 13 at 21:00. Tickets: Sk50. Music Club Woch, Františkánske nám. 7. Tel: 02/5443-2927.

LIVE MUSIC: Spring Concert - Performance by the Art Beat Music School from Bratislava.
Starts: Mar 14 at 17:00. Tickets: Sk100. Spoločenský dom Nivy (Nivy Culture House), Súťažná 18. Tel: 02/5596-0861.

EXHIBITION: European Cities in the Time of Change - Display of graphic illustrations and books from the 16th to 19th centuries obtained from collections of local museums and museums in Vienna, Budapest, Paris, and London.
Open: Tue-Sun 9:00-16:30 until April 4. Admission: Sk30. Slovenské národné múzeum (Slovak National Museum), Vajanského nábr. 2. Tel: 02/5934-9141.

EXHIBITION: Gabriel Štrba - Slovak artist displays several of his graphic works, drawings, and illustrations.
Open: Tue-Fri 11:00-18:00, Sat-Sun 10:00-18:00 until April 25. Admission: Sk40, Sk80. Pálffyho palác (Pálffy Palace), Panská 19. Tel: 02/5443-3627.


WESTERN SLOVAKIA

CLASSICAL CONCERT: Slovak Philharmonic Trio - Bratislava trombone players perform music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Starts: Mar 14 at 18:00. Tickets: Sk50, Sk70. Trenčianske múzeum (Trenčín Museum), Mierové nám. 46, Trenčín. Tel: 032/7434-431.

EXHIBITION: Štefan Belo-hradský - A representative of the Slovak geometrical abstraction movement displays his three-dimensional figures created using various materials, like duralumin and coloured Perspex.
Open: Tue-Fri 9:00-17:00, Sat-Sun 13:00-18:00 until April 8. Admission: Sk10, Sk20. Galéria Jána Koniarka, Zelený kríček 3, Trnava. Tel: 033/5511-391.

EXHIBITION: Ivan Meňhart - Display of the artist's colour photographs from Slovakia and northern Italy that capture the life of people in rural and mountain areas.
Open: Mon, Wed-Fri 9:00-15:30 until March 15. Admission: free. Krajské osvetové stredisko (Regional Educational Centre), Fatranská 3, Nitra. Tel: 037/6532-544.


CENTRAL SLOVAKIA

CLASSICAL CONCERT: Organ Concert - An event dedicated to Ferdinand Klinda by the graduates of his class at the Bratislava University of Drama and Performing Arts, with a programme of compositions by Johann Sebastian Bach, Marcel Dupré, and Louis Vierne.
Starts: Mar 11 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk40, Sk60, and Sk80. Dom umenia Fatra (Fatra House of Arts), Dolný Val 47, Žilina. Tel: 041/5620-979.


EASTERN SLOVAKIA


THE INAUGURAL French-Slovak Jazz Days in Košice takes place on March 12 and March 13, with both days starting at 19:00. Contrary to what the name suggests, the performers are not only French and Slovak. The festival's second day features the Czech band Vertigo, playing after the French Gérard Marais Quintet. The first day hosts Napoli's Walls from France, led by clarinet and saxophone player Louis Sclavis, and the Band of Groove, Slovakia's Discovery of the Year 2002. The two-day event runs at the Ges Club at Nám. L. Novomeského 13 in Košice. Tickets cost Sk100 and Sk150. Tel: 055/7299-211.
photo: GES Club

CLASSICAL CONCERT: Chamber Concert - Pianist Teresa Kaban and flautist Henryk Blazej from Poland play music by Frédéric Françcois Chopin and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Starts: Mar 9 at 19:00. Admission: voluntary. Múzeum Vojtecha Löfflera (Vojtech Löffler Museum), Alžbetina 20, Košice. Tel: 055/6223-073.

CLASSICAL CONCERT: The Year of Czech Music - The State Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by the Russian Mark Kadin, plays music by Antonín Dvořák and Pyotr Ilich Tchaikovsky.
Starts: Mar 11 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk60, Sk70, Sk80. Dom umenia (House of Arts), Moyzesova 66, Košice. Tel: 055/6226-541.

Prepared by Kristína Havasová

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