San Diego Symphony presents recital and panel discussion

Eileen Mason. Jeanne Larson, San Diego Symphony board chair Dr. Warren Kessler, Elizabeth Taft
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The San Diego Symphony hosted a recital and panel discussion Nov. 7 at the RSF home of Dr. Bob and Mao Shillman. The event featured a recital by concertmaster Jeff Thayer and pianist Tina Chong. The recital was followed by a panel discussion about the role of the music director, the position’s impact on the San Diego Symphony, and the status of the search for a new music director with Martha Gilmer, San Diego Symphony Orchestra CEO; Warren O. Kessler, MD, and San Diego Symphony Board Chair; Jeff Thayer, Concertmaster; Deborah Pate; and John Forrest, Chair. Visit