Sunday, 23 June, 2024 - 19:00
Hall of Mirrors of Primate’s Palace

The opening concert of the festival will belong to the phenomenal Spanish guitarist Ricardo Gallén, who will present his solo recital in the beautiful and acoustically attractive Hall of Mirrors of Primate’s Palace. It will also include music by Cuban composer Leo Brouwer, who described the level of his mastery very rarely seen, with the words: “Immense creativity and virtuosity, which is sensed by just looking at his hands”.


Manuel María Ponce (1882 – 1948): Sonatina meridional
I. Campo – II. Copla – III. Fiesta

Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco (1895 – 1968): Variazioni attraverso i secoli, Op. 71
Chaconne – Preludio – Walzer I – Walzer II – V. Fox-Trot

Agustín Barrios (1885 – 1944): Vals, Op. 8 / No. 3, Vals, Op. 8 / No. 4

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Leo Brouwer (*1939): Pieza sin título n. 4

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750): Suite BWV 997

I. Preludio – II. Fuga – III. Sarabanda – IV. Giga – V. Double

The concert is held with the financial support of the Embassy of Spain in Bratislava.


Basic admission: 12 € / 8 € students (ISIC), teachers (ITIC), seniors over 65 / 1 € disabled and children up to 12 year (max. 2 children accompanied by 1 adult)

Discounted SEASON TICKETS for the concerts on June 23 - 27 @7pm (5 concerts)

Basic admission: 48 € / 32 € students (ISIC), teachers (ITIC), seniors over 65

SEASON TICKETS are NOT valid for the afternoon concerts at the Albrecht House and the final concert on June 30 at the Ponton.
Tickets are available for pre-sale in the 

Pre-sale ends 1 day before the concert (in case of season tickets 1 day before the 1st concert of the festival). Additional tickets will be available for purchase 1 hour before the concert at the venue.

Change of programme and performers reserved!

Hall of Mirrors of Primate’s Palace