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December 14, 2018

Dr. Spaeth is the exclusive online affiliate for CalkinsMusic.com! Shop for solos and chamber music for multiple instrument types written by Robert N. Calkins! 


December 2018

Dr. Spaeth is teaching Saxophone and Music Theory at Oklahoma State University during Spring 2019.


May 16, 2018

Live Music Tutor

April 9, 2018

Dr. Spaeth was selected as one of the featured instructors on LiveMusicTutor.com for Jazz Appreciation Month. 

Affiliate Store

March 16, 2018

Affiliate store now available! Now you can purchase products from Sheet Music Plus, Music & Arts, Arkiv Music, Newegg, West Music, zZounds and more through my Affiliate Store links! Shop for individual categories such as saxophone, guitar, piano, clarinet, flute, bass guitar, trumpet, trombone, percussion, oboe, ukulele, music theory, recording, live sound, computer accessories, bassoon, violin, and cello here.

University of Tulsa

January, 2018

Dr. Spaeth is teaching at the University of Tulsa School of Music as an adjunct faculty member beginning Spring 2018. 


December 13, 2017

 Dr. Spaeth is the Director of the Online Music Lesson Program with Palen Music Center

Oklahoma State University School of Music

August, 2017

Dr. Carl Spaeth is teaching at Oklahoma State University as a Lecturer of Saxophone and Music Theory during Dr. Jeffrey Loeffert's sabbatical during Fall 2017. His duties include graduate saxophone lessons, graduate music theory review, graduate saxophone pedagogy, and saxophone studio class. 


July 25, 2017

 Dr. Spaeth has recently signed on with PlayWithAPro.com based out of Denmark and the Hong Kong International Online Music Institute. He continues to teach through CarlTSpaeth.com, TakeLessons.com based out of San Diego, and Oklahoma State University as well. 

Jared Deck

June 2, 2017

Dr. Carl Spaeth will perform with artists Jared Deck and Brennin Hunt on June 2, 2017 at The State Theater. Deck is one of Rolling Stone's "New Country Artists You Should Know" and winner of the Woodie Guthrie Songwriting Contest. Brennin is a Nashville based singer/songwriter, X-Factor alum, and also one of Rolling Stone's "New Country Artists You Should Know."

Ethan Bortnick: Generations of Music

April, 2017

In April 2017, Spaeth performed solo tenor saxophone and orchestral clarinet in Ethan Bortnick's national PBS Special called "Generations of Music," which featured special guest, Peter Yarrow, from Peter, Paul and Mary.​ 

North American Saxophone Alliance

March 17-18, 2017

Dr. Carl Spaeth is hosting the North American Saxophone Alliance Region 3 (ND, SD, NE, MN, IA) Conference at South Dakota State University on March 17-18, 2017.


April 8, 2017

On Saturday, April 8, 2017, Dr. Carl Spaeth will be performing Dreams in the Dusk by David Biedenbender with South Dakota State University's Wind Symphony, directed by Dr. Jacob Wallace.


February 6, 2017

 On Monday, February 6, 2017, Dr. Carl Spaeth will be performing the premiere of Lhotse for alto saxophone and percussion by Steve Danyew with Dr. Aaron Ragsdale.​ 


October 17, 2016

On Monday, October 17, 2016, Dr. Carl Spaeth will perform a Faculty Saxophone Recital at 7:30pm Lincoln Music Hall's Peterson Recital Hall. Spaeth is Instructor of Saxophone and Jazz at SDSU. The program will open with an arrangement of Buxtehude's Prelude in C Major for organ. Frederick Hemke's arrangement of the piece is written for alto saxophone, and Dr. John Walker will be accompanying on the organ. Next on the program is Gotkovsky's Brilliance, a standard work for alto saxophone and piano in four movements. Then, Dr. Aaron Ragsdale will join Spaeth for Interactions by Zachary Cairns, written for baritone saxophone and percussion. Following an intermission, Spaeth will take the stage to perform The Seventh Healing Song of John Joseph (Blue), a piece for alto saxophone and electronics. Then, he and Walker will perform another standard work for alto saxophone and piano titled Fuzzy Bird Sonata. Finally, he will perform a famous jazz standard by Sonny Rollins called Tenor Madness. For the final number, Spaeth will be joined by SDSU Jazz Combo I as well as dancers Carly Clemen and Ashley Philips. The recital is sure to have something enjoyable for each member in the audience, featuring music composed during the 17th century and as recently as 2014.

Carl Spaeth: Conn-Selmer

December 17, 2015

 Dr. Carl Spaeth is a Conn-Selmer Endorsing Artist.