HHSO guest conductor given honorary degree

The University of Windsor is conferring an honorary doctor of law degree on Maestro John Morris Russell, the principal guest conductor of the Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra for the 2011-2012 season, at its graduation ceremonies on June 16. The university issues a release stating: "During his 10 years as music director of the Windsor Symphony Orchestra, Russell has fostered unprecedented growth and invigorated the musical life of the Windsor-Essex region."

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