John Morris Russell

Around Cincinnati
5:00 am
Fri December 12, 2014

The Cincinnati Pops will ring in the new year with guest vocalist Storm Large

The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra will kick off 2015 with their traditional concert and gala on December 31 with special guest vocalist Storm Large. Conductor John Morris Russell previews all the festivities with Frank Johnson.

Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
1:00 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Conductor John Morris Russell previews the upcoming Cincinnati Pops season

John Morris Russell (l) and Brian O'Donnell

The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra is gearing up for their 2014-15 concert season, so Maestro John Morris Russell paid a visit to our Brian O’Donnell to give a preview of the concerts that will include Disney’s Fantasia, Natalie Cole, Over the Rhine, and legendary trumpeter Doc Severinsen.

1:00 am
Fri May 30, 2014

Our Cincinnati Pops prepare for this summer's concerts

The Cincinnati Pops kick off their 30th summer at Riverbend on Saturday, June 7 with a program called Pops Orchestral Spectacular. Conductor John Morris Russell previews that and the full summer schedule in a conversation with our Brian O’Donnell.

Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Fri December 6, 2013

Pops Conductor John Morris Russell

Holidays with the Pops
Cincinnati Pops


Cincinnati Pops


Conductor John Morris Russell joins Cincinnati Edition to talk about music celebrating the Christmas season, the Ring CD project and Holidays with the Pops.


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John Morris Russell
1:32 am
Fri April 5, 2013

2013-14 Cincinnati Pops Season

John Morris Russell

Next year’s Cincinnati Pops season will run the gamut from favorite standards to space, Broadway and more. And as Conductor John Morris Russell tells our Brian O’Donnell, some of the guest stars include the iconic George Takei and star of “Smash,” Megan Hilty.