Berklee College Honors Scruggs

Earl Scruggs will be presented with an honorary doctorate from the Berklee College of Music on March 15. The private ceremony at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville will feature performances from Bela Fleck, Ricky Skaggs, Marty Stuart and Gillian Welch and David Rawlings. Berklee vocal professor Donna McElroy and a group of faculty members will also perform at the event. More than 150 Berklee students are expected to attend the event that coincides with the college’s spring break.