Ian teaches Music and Music Technology at UW-Superior. He is a musician, composer, arranger, orchestrator, classic horror film enthusiast and guitar instructor at Hamlin Music. In addition to guitar, Ian will teach bass, Banjo, mandolin, clarinet, sax and more.
Ian got his Bachelors degree in Music from UW Superior and earned various awards and honors for musical excellence. He received a Masters degree in Music competition at Stephen F. Austin University.
Performing, Ian played with the UWS Guitar Ensemble, Jazz Band, Orchestra, steel Drum Ensemble, Acapella Choir, Men’s Ensemble and various Jazz Combos. He also soloed with the Duluth Symphonic Winds and toured Costa Rico with the UWS Symphonic band. Some of his work has been published under Deterling Music (ASCAP) and have been performed by orchestras as far away as Germany, Brazil, Taiwan and the UK.