GRAY, Scotty. b. Lytle, Texas, 8 May 1934. Scholar and writer on hymnody, Gray was educated at Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas, and Baylor University, Waco, Texas (double major in church music and music education, 1955). This was followed by graduate study at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, Kentucky (1955-56), and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (MCM - Master of Church Music, 1959: dissertation, ‘The Use of “Ein’ feste Burg ist unser Gott” as a Cantus Firmus’). Further study at the University of Texas at Austin (1959-60) and at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary resulted in his doctorate (DMA, Doctor of Musical Arts, 1966: dissertation, ‘The...
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