Spencer Prewitt currently serves as Assistant Professor of Clarinet at Austin Peay
State University and beginning in the summer of 2020 he joined the faculty at Bay
View Music Festival. Prior to BVMF, Spencer was on faculty at Blue Lake Fine Arts
Camp in for six years. Prewitt earned his B.M. from the University of Oklahoma and
his M.M. and D.M.A. from Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, OH.
As an orchestral musician Spencer has performed with the symphonies Nashville, Detroit,
Toledo, Fort Wayne, Ann Arbor, Flint, Lansing, and the Gateway Chamber Orchestra and
performed for six seasons with the Ohio Light Opera Orchestra and recorded 11 CDs
with the company. Additionally, he is also an active studio musician in Nashville
and can be heard on the soundtracks for movies such as Scary Stories to Tell in the
Dark, Harriet, My Little Pony and the video game scores for Destiny 2, Minecraft,
Call of Duty, and World of Warcraft.
In demand as a recitalist and clinician, Spencer has given recitals and masterclasses
throughout the United States and abroad. On recent trips to China he visited Hangzhou,
Suzhou, Chengdu, Nanjing, and Zhengzhou to perform recitals and give lectures and
Dr. Prewitt is a Buffet Crampon performing artist and clinician.