Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Gutierrez currently serves as the Director of Percussion for the Dulles High School
Viking Band and oversees all percussion activities for the Dulles feeder pattern.
Mr. Gutierrez maintains an active career as a music educator and performing musician.
He has collaborated and interacted with a diverse group of instrumentalists, scholars,
composers, and conductors throughout the world.
As an educator, Mr. Gutierrez has taught in various capacities over the past decade
including private teaching, presenting masterclasses, instructing marching ensembles,
and coaching chamber ensembles. Mr. Gutierrez is passionate about helping others
develop a lifelong appreciation for music and the arts.
Mr. Gutierrez holds degrees from Yale University, Peabody Institute of The Johns
Hopkins University, and University of Houston.