Conductor, World Youth Symphony Orchestra
Artistic Director and Conductor, Cape Cod Symphony Orchestra
M.M., Orchestral Conducting, San Francisco Conservatory of Music; M.M. Orchestral Conducting, University of Southern California; B.A. Music, University of California
Jung-Ho Pak is currently Artistic Director and Conductor of the Cape Cod Symphony Orchestra, and Music Director Emeritus of the New Haven Symphony Orchestra. He has been conductor of the World Youth Symphony Orchestra at Interlochen Arts Camp since 2003. Formerly Music Director of the San Diego Symphony, he helped guide the orchestra's emergence from bankruptcy to financial success. Mr. Pak has been Music Director with the University of Southern California, San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Colburn School of Music, University of California, Berkeley, Emmy-nominated Disney Young Musicians Symphony Orchestra, International Chamber Orchestra, and Diablo Ballet. He has conducted in Europe, Soviet Union, South America and Asia. Mr. Pak is a frequent speaker on television and radio about the relevance of art in society and the importance of music education, and clinician and guest conductor at national music festivals.