Pianofest Returns

At the Levitas Center for the Arts at the Southampton Cultural Center

Pianofest in the Hamptons will open its 26th season on Monday at 5:30 p.m. at the Levitas Center for the Arts at the Southampton Cultural Center. The concerts feature international prize-winning artists drawing on the classical repertory, with commentary by Paul Schenly, director of the program.

Seven more Monday concerts will be presented at the Avram Theater at Stony Brook Southampton from June 23 through Aug. 4. Concerts will also take place at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in East Hampton on June 18, July 2, and July 16, each starting at 6 p.m. Tickets for the Southampton and East Hampton concerts are $20 at the door; students 18 and under will be admitted free.

A musical benefit will be held at 5 p.m. on July 20 at the Southampton Historical Museum. Additional information is available at pianofest.com.