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EMMETT G. PRICE III
G. Price III is a musician, ethnomusicologist, composer and clinician.
He is currently a Visiting Assistant Professor of Music and African American
Studies at Northeastern University. After receiving his B.A. in music
from University of California, Berkeley he completed both M.A. and Ph.D.
in Music (Ethnomusicology) at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Price
specializes in the music of the African Diaspora with primary focus on
the study of Black Music in the United States as a means of social, political
and cultural expression. He actively publishes on jazz; gospel and hip-hop
in addition to other related subjects. Dr. Price serves as the musician/
ethnomusicologist in this project. The project grant was conceived and
composed by Dr. Robin Chandler. The project is housed within the African
American Studies Department.