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Mark Gutierrez


Born and raised in Los Angeles, Mark Gutierrez has performed for over ten years as a bassist in Salsa, Cumbia, Jazz, Hip-Hop, and Orchestral music ensembles. He currently performs with Bridge to Everywhere and with his own trio, the latter of which performs a fusion of Hip-Hop and Latin genres. Mark has independently released music under several names, including Mark GutierrezSikan, and Sadboy Froggy.In addition to teaching with YMF, Mark also conducts for the Santa Clarita Valley Youth Orchestra, and manages the American Youth Symphony’s music education program, Share-A-Stand.