Mark Gutierrez is an upright/electric bassist, composer, producer, and songwriter from Los Angeles, CA. He has trained in classical performance with LA Philharmonic’s Principal Bassist, Chris Hanulik, and is the founder of the Jazz group, Jungle Rhythm. Mark has performed with the American Youth Symphony, Debut Orchestra, UCLA Philharmonia, the 2015 Las Vegas production of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddess, LA-based choreographer, Sheetal Gandhi, and numerous other bands ranging in genre from Folk, to Latin, to Hip-hop. In his free time, Mark enjoys hiking, visiting the beach, practicing yoga, and dancing salsa. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Classical Bass Performance from UCLA.

2019-20 Orchestral Series

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra’s vibrant and engaging 2019-20 Orchestral Series showcases the ensemble’s remarkable artistry and trademark mix of regal classics and music from today’s leading composers.

Bottled at the source

Juan Pablo Contreras, LACO’s on-deck Sound Investment composer, taps the wellspring of his Mexican heritage and the spirit of great nationalist composers in his latest work.

reframe & rearrange

LACO is working alongside Derrick Spiva Jr. — a classical music composer and LACO’s newly appointed artist-educator — to reimagine music education as an opportunity for youth to celebrate cultural differences.