The Festival of Nice Music was founded in 1999. It was initiated by the cellist Eugen Prochác and PR manager Lele Zemanová, who – despite their Bratislava origin – were enchanted by the region of Banská Štiavnica. The first Festival of Nice Music took place in 2000 in Banská Štiavnica and gradually it spread also to the villages of Sv. Anton and Sklené Teplice.
Twenty years of the history of the Festival of Nice Music in Banská Štiavnica, today also in Sklené Teplice, Sv. Anton, Nová Baňa, Zvolen in facts and numbers: