Orange County Classical Orgs Hang On Through Recession

Following the November shutdown of Opera Pacific, the ‘other major classical music organizations in the area – including the Philharmonic Society, the Pacific Symphony, the Pacific Chorale and the Orange County Performing Arts Center, all non-profits – watched the wreckage burn and braced for the worst. … [Yet as] these groups end their most trying fiscal year ever, they remain standing and, if not quite without injury, ready for the next round.”