Rev. Dr. Emmett G. Price, III

Professor of Worship, Church & Culture, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary

Emmett G. Price III is one of the nation’s leading experts on Music of the African Diaspora, Christian Worship and the Black Christian Experience.

Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, Dr. Price received a B.A. in music from the University of California, Berkeley, and earned both his M.A. and Ph.D. in music (ethnomusicology) from the University of Pittsburgh. He also obtained an M.A. in urban ministry leadership from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Currently, he serves as Professor of Worship, Church & Culture and Founding Executive Director of the Institute for the Study of the Black Christian Experience (ISBCE) at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. From 2016-2020 he served as the Dean of Chapel for the Hamilton Campus. Prior to his current post, Dr. Price served on the faculty of Northeastern University (2001-2016) as associate professor of Music and chair of the Department of African American Studies (2008-2012).

Listen to Price’s podcast with Rev. Dr. Irene Monroe → All Rev’d Up.

Emmett G. Price III is one of the nation’s leading experts on Music of the African Diaspora, Christian Worship and the Black Christian Experience.

Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, Dr. Price received a B.A. in music from the University of California, Berkeley, and earned both his M.A. and Ph.D. in music (ethnomusicology) from the University of Pittsburgh. He also obtained an M.A. in urban ministry leadership from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Currently, he serves as Professor of Worship, Church & Culture and Founding Executive Director of the Institute for the Study of the Black Christian Experience (ISBCE) at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. From 2016-2020 he served as the Dean of Chapel for the Hamilton Campus. Prior to his current post, Dr. Price served on the faculty of Northeastern University (2001-2016) as associate professor of Music and chair of the Department of African American Studies (2008-2012).

Listen to Price’s podcast with Rev. Dr. Irene Monroe → All Rev’d Up.

Website
www.gordonconwell.edu