Commencement 2006

Commencement 2006 — Photography

All photographs by Phil Farnsworth. Press: to inquire about photo availability and usage, please e-mail us (and see the Instructions for Photo Usage).

From left: honorees Andy McGhee, Elliot Scheiner, Melissa Etheridge '80, and Aretha Franklin with Berklee president Roger Brown.

 

Honoree Aretha Franklin waves to the crowd after receiving her honorary doctorate.

 

Honoree Melissa Etheridge '80 delivers her commencement address.

 

From left: Lawrence Simpson, senior vice president for academic affairs; honoree Aretha Franklin; and president Roger Brown.

 

From left: Lawrence Simpson, senior vice president for academic affairs; honoree Melissa Etheridge '80; and president Roger Brown.

 

From left: Lawrence Simpson, senior vice president for academic affairs; honoree Andy McGhee; and president Roger Brown.

 

From left: Lawrence Simpson, senior vice president for academic affairs; honoree Elliot Scheiner; and president Roger Brown.

 

From left: saxophonists Donald Lee '06; Bill Pierce '73, Woodwind Department chair; honoree Andy McGhee, Donald Harrison '83, and Javon Jackson '87 perform at the commencement concert.

 

Major "Choirboy" Johnson '06 delivers the student speech at the commencement ceremony.

 

Caps lined up at the commencement ceremony.

 

Major "Choirboy" Johnson '06 and Belinda McIlvaine '06 perform at the commencement concert.

 

Students perform the Eagles' "Hotel California" at the commencement concert.

 


 
Honoree Elliot Scheiner speaks after accepting his honorary doctorate.

 

 
Honoree Andy McGhee performs at the commencement concert.

 


 
Hogyu Hwang '06 performs at the commencement concert.

 

 
Belinda McIlvayne '06 performs at the commencement concert.


 
Student Georgel Arevalo performs at the commencement concert.

 

 
Student Dawn Royston performs at the commencement concert.


 
Student Katie Locke performs at the commencement concert.

 

 
Student Charlie Worsham performs at the commencement concert.

Honoree Melissa Etheridge hangs out with students after the commencement concert.

 

Honoree Aretha Franklin (left) with Arif Mardin '61 backstage before the commencement ceremony.

 

Honoree Melissa Etheridge '80 (right) with Berklee President Roger Brown backstage before the commencement ceremony.