Ian Bassett

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Lecturer, Studio Artist Instructor



Primary Email: [email protected]


Ian Bassett attended San Diego State University for his undergraduate studies where he received a Bachelor of Music in Classical Guitar Performance as well as a Bachelor of Science in Business Management. Ian later attended San Francisco Conservatory of Music where he received a Masters in Music in Classical Guitar Performance.

Currently Ian works at San Diego State University, San Diego Mesa College, Grossmont college, as well as provides private guitar lessons (acoustic, classical, and electric mainly with some bass students) under his own Business “The Music Joynt.” Ian currently can be found performing all over San Diego (and sometimes out of town) with his twin brother in the guitar duo The Bassett Bros. 

Some hobbies include surfing, comic books, food in all it's various forms, fitness, attending concerts and outside of classical music Ian enjoys heavy metal.