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Svetozár Stračina Grand Prix

First held in 2003, the Svetozár Stračina Grand Prix Competition is an international biennial competition open to folk music recordings entered and produced by EBU Members.

The aim of the Competition is to promote the creation of traditional and arranged folk music recordings and stimulate international exchanges of folk music. It is organized every two years by Radio and Television Slovakia (RTVS).

The 9th edition of the Competition will be held on 26-28 March 2019 at RTVS, Mýtna St. 1, Bratislava. Radio broadcasters may submit up to 4 folk music recordings made between 31 March 2017 and 31 Jan. 2019, each no more than 6 minutes and by different performers. Read the Statutes, then submit your Entry Form by 31 Jan. 2019 and Attendance Form to

Contact: Slavomíra Kubičková, RTVS, Head, International Relations




26-28 March 2019

Year of production
Every two years

Supported by
Radio and Television Slovakia (RTVS)

Contact detail

Gianluca Allaria
Senior Producer
+41 22 717 2618