Paul Akers Richardson

Short Name: Paul Akers Richardson
Full Name: Richardson, Paul Akers, 1951-
Birth Year: 1951

Dr. Richardson's principal area of research and writing is hymnology (congregational song). Author of Singing Baptists: Studies in Baptist Hymnody in America, with Harry Eskew and David W. Music (Church Street Press, 1994); and "I Will Sing the Wondrous Story": A History of Baptist Hymnody in America, with David W. Music (Mercer University Press, 2008).

Bachelor of Music (voice performance and church music), Mars Hill College; Master of Church Music (voice performance), Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; Doctor of Musical Arts (church music: voice performance and musicology), Southern Baptist Theological Seminary postdoctoral studies, Colgate-Rochester Divinity School/ Bexley Hall/Crozer Theological Seminary; Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester; Regents Park College, University of Oxford.

--See Samford University School of the Arts bio, 03 July 2014.

Texts by Paul Akers Richardson (3)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
PrayersPaul A. Richardson (Author)English2
As he gathered at his tablePaul Akers Richardson (Author)English6
Sing the God of love creatingPaul A. Richardson (Author)2
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