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,… Go to person page >
STUTTGART was included in Psalmodia Sacra (1715), one of the most significant hymnals of the early sixteenth century [sic: eighteenth century]. Christian F. Witt (b. Altenburg, Germany, e. 1660; d. Altenburg, 1716) was an editor and compiler of that collection; about 100 (of the 774) tunes in that c…
Display Title: As He Gathered at His TableFirst Line: As He gathered at His tableTune Title: STUARTAuthor: Paul A. RichardsonMeter: 18.104.22.168Scripture: Matthew 26:26-30; Matthew 26:39; John 13:2-5Date: 2010Subject: Jesus Christ-Life and Ministry | ; Lord's Supper | ; Ministry | ; The Church at Worship | Lord's Supper
Display Title: As He Gathered at His TableFirst Line: As he gathered at his tableTune Title: STUTTGARTAuthor: Paul A. RichardsonMeter: 22.214.171.124Scripture: Matthew 26:30; Matthew 26:36-46; Matthew 28:5-7; Mark 14:26; Mark 14:32-42; Luke 22:39-46; John 13:1-30Date: 2013Subject: Church Year | Maundy Thursday; Elements of Worship | Lord's Supper
Display Title: As He Gathered at His TableFirst Line: As he gathered at his tableTune Title: STUARTAuthor: Paul A. RichardsonMeter: 126.96.36.199.Scripture: Matthew 26:30; Matthew 26:36; Matthew 26:39; John 13:5Date: 1990