John Forsyte

PRESIDENT PACIFIC SYMPHONY

New HQ at Charlie and Ling Zhang center … shares space with Arts OC, and music, dance group backed by OC 500’s Charlie Zhang … Symphony gets 15K SF … new labor pact with musicians … hero-role model: Itzhak Perlman ‘has torn down walls for classical music for 40 years’ … Carnegie Hall April 2018; Carl St. Clair conducts … three words: ‘hire the best’