Emmett G. Price III
Emmett G. Price III is one of the nation’s leading experts on African American Music, Music of the African Diaspora, African American Culture, the Black Church, Christian Worship, Black Popular Culture, Hip Hop Culture and Youth Culture.
Emmett G. Price III has spent much of the past decade writing, lecturing and
conducting cutting edge research on bridging the generational divide. A well
regarded scholar, educator and consultant, Dr. Price has the unique ability to
capture the hearts and minds of the most diverse and versatile audiences with his
compassionate sense of humor, his amicable intellect and his quick wit. He is a
noted print and broadcast media expert, as well as a widely sought after
motivational speaker and preacher. In 2010 Dr. Price was awarded the “African
Americans Making History Today: Living Legend Award” from the Boston
Renaissance Charter School. The Boston Business Journal recognized him in 2011
as an “Emerging Leader” and again in 2013 as one of 40 influential business and
civic leaders in Boston under the age of 40.
- John Coltrane - A Love Supreme
- Miles Davis - Kind of Blue
- Herbie Hancock - Maiden Voyage
- Mahalia Jackson - Newport 1958
- Billie Holiday - The Billie Holiday Songbook
- Mary Lou Williams - Zodiac Suite
- Duke Ellington - Concert of Sacred Music (live)
- Jimmy Smith - Cool Blues
- Shirley Scott - Soul Shoutin'