Jimmy Page Honored With Honorary Doctoral Degree From Berklee College of Music
Posted by Larry Csonka on 05.10.2014
Others received them as well…
According to billboard.com, former Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page was presented with an honorary doctoral degree from the Berklee College of Music in Boston. Page gave a commencement address to around 900 graduates of the college. During his speech, he told the students that, "their love of music will sustain them through the unexpected twists and turns that lie ahead." Motown and R&B songwriter Valerie Simpson, jazz pianist and educator Geri Allen, and American Music Program youth jazz orchestra founder Thara Memory also received honorary doctorates.