Celebrating Jon’s childhood home

Should Jon's childhood home at 120 Averill Road in Leicester, England be graced with a Blue Plaque commemorating his formative years there? A Blue Plaque is a permanent sign installed in a public place to commemorate a link between that location and a famous person or event, serving as an historical marker. Jon Lord feature … Continue reading Celebrating Jon’s childhood home

Jon Lord made honorary Doctor of Music

Jon Lord has received the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Music from the University of Leicester. "Jon Lord is one of British music's most eclectic and talented instrumentalists. There are no signs of his creative talents abating." These words rounded off a detailed account of Jon Lord's musical life that preceded Jon being presented with … Continue reading Jon Lord made honorary Doctor of Music