Skidmore College Commencement Honors Musicians

May 20th, 2016, 2:00 pm by Greg

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Photograph by Andrzej Pilarczyk, Bernice Johnson Reagon at Skidmore, November, 2015

At Skidmore College’s 105th Commencement Ceremony on Saturday (May 21) at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center honorary degrees will be presented to two distinguished guests – and they’re both musicians. Classical pianist Emanuel Ax and Bernice Johnson Reagon, singer and founder of the a cappella gospel-and-more women’s vocal group Sweet Honey in the Rock.

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Congrats to both, as well as the approximately 600 members of the Class of 2016.