Spike's compositions and arrangements have been performed by the St. Croix Valley Community Band of River Falls, Wisconsin, the Saint Croix Valley Woodwind Quintet, the In-and-Out of Luck Woodwind Quintet, the Elementary and Middle School Bands of Luck, Wisconsin, and by the choirs of Wesley United Methodist
Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Faith United Methodist Church, West Saint Paul, Minnesota, First Presbyterian Church, St. Croix Falls Wisconsin, and West Denmark and Luck Lutheran Churches of Luck, Wisconsin. For more information about Spike's music, visit http://www.derspike.com/
He currently plays Horn in the St. Croix Valley Community Band and Woodwind Quintet, the community band of Siren, Wisconsin and is a tenor section leader with the Minnesota Chorale. He resides with his family in Luck.