June 16, 2011
UPTON, NY — Participants in Pianofest, a summer workshop held in the Hamptons, will be showcased in two recitals at the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory on Wednesday, June 29, and Wednesday, July 27, at noon in Berkner Hall. Sponsored by Brookhaven Science Associates, the company that manages the Lab, the concert is free and open to the public. All visitors to the Laboratory age 16 and over must bring a photo I.D.
Pianofest is an East Hampton-based intensive workshop, now in its 23rd season, that addresses the fine points of professional pianism. Its alumni have gone on to make their mark nationally and internationally. For each recital at Brookhaven, the workshop's founder and director, Paul Schenly, will select outstanding Pianofest participants to perform a varied program from the great classical repertoire.
For more information on pianofest go to: http://www.pianofest.com
2011-11297 | INT/EXT | Media & Communications Office