June 11, 2010
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 30, and Wednesday, July 28, 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 22nd 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.
Call (631) 344-2345 for more information. The Laboratory is located on William Floyd Parkway (County Road 46), one-and-a-half miles north of Exit 68 of the Long Island Expressway.
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