Mark Bassett, Cellist

Mark Bassett, a resident of Ewing, NJ, is an active cello performer and teacher. A graduate of Boston's New England Conservatory of Music (2006), Mark has been performing with orchestras and chamber groups in New York, New Jersey, Boston, Florida and Canada for over 10 years. He is currently the principal cellist of Sinfonietta Nova ( and the Tim Keyes Consort ( as well as frequently sitting principal with the Zelda Symphony. Mark holds an advanced degree in Music Education from the College of St.Rose (2010) in Albany, NY. A sincere passion for teaching led Mark to open a private cello studio where he has the pleasure of sharing this enthusiasm for music with each of his students.