San Fran Symphony chief clears his desk, leaving Pacific orchs headlessmain
Brent Assink is winding down as executive director of the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra. He will leave the organisation next week after 18 years in charge.
His departure coincides with Deborah Borda’s shock decision to leave the LA Phil and move back to New York.
That leaves both leading West Coast orchestras in search of new leadership.
Interview with Assink here.