Sanz to Receive Honorary Doctorate from Berklee College of Music

Alejandro Sanz is preparing for a little pomp and circumstance…

The 44-year-old Spanish singer-songwriter, a 15-time Latin Grammy winner, will receive an honorary Doctor of Music degree from Berklee College of Music on November 6, 2013.

Alejandro Sanz

Sanz is being heralded for his achievements and influence in the world of contemporary music.

“It is a great honor for me to receive this doctorate degree from one of the most prestigious music schools in the world,” said Sanz. “I will continue to work every day of my life to deserve this honor.”

The President of Berklee College of Music will present Sanz with the degree in special ceremony that will include a career-spanning concert by Sanz and Berklee College students.

Previous honorary doctorate degree recipients include Gloria Estefan, Juan Luis Guerra, Paco de Lucia and Chucho Valdes.

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