Spencer Baker is a Las Vegas musician and piano teacher who is currently pursuing Doctoral studies in piano performance and working as a Graduate Assistant at UNLV. Spencer graduated magna cum laude with a Master of Music Degree in piano performance from UNLV in 2004. During his Master’s program, Spencer was a Liberace scholar and gained significant recognition in the Steinway Collegiate Artist MTNA regional piano competition in Tucson, Arizona.
Spencer has been the musical director for several critically acclaimed Off-Broadway shows in Las Vegas. He also co-created an interactive children’s educational theater production entitled, “Mini Musical Masters” and performs regularly as a choral, operatic, chamber and ballet collaborative pianist. Additionally, Spencer serves as organist for Green Valley Presbyterian Church.
Spencer has been a soloist with the UNLV Symphony Orchestra, Las Vegas Civic Symphony, and the Desert Spring Arts Chamber Orchestra. Most of Spencer’s solo appearances have centered in the Southwest, but have also taken Spencer to perform in Dallas, TX, Washington., D.C., Disneyland, CA, Niagara Falls, Montreal, Canada and China.