Damon Gupton. Photo provided
CINCINNATI – The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra and Conductor John Morris Russell announced Damon Gupton as Principal Guest Conductor starting in the 2019-2020 season.
Gupton is a celebrated musician and actor. He will begin his tenure leading the Orchestra in four programs during the 2019-2020 season including Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back at Music Hall on September 6, 7 and 8, a New Year’s Eve concert celebration with Capathia Jenkins and Tony DeSare on December 31, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra’s annual Classical Roots concert on March 6, and a one night only Pops concert with Bruce Hornsby and the Noisemakers on April 14.
For more information or to purchase tickets, visit https://www.cincinnatisymphony.org/pops/.