Ronnie’s list of collaborations and credits spans the globe and the musical spectrum, from his Latin roots, classical to contemporary. In addition to performing with the California Philharmonic, Germany’s V.D.R. Orchestra, and Holland’s Metropole Orchestra, Ronnie’s credits include concert and album performances with Grammy Award winning artists, Al Jarreau, Andrea Bochelli, Jeffrey Osborne, David Sanborn, Marcus Miller, Brenda Russell, David Pack, Jeff Golub, Jonathan Butler, Euge Grove, Peter White, George Duke, Poncho Sanchez, Paul Brown, as well as performing on the U.S. tour of, All for One, Claire Fisher.
Ronnie is a great drummer and percussionist!
Ronnie Gutierrez is a versatile and talented percussionist & drummer that’s played throughout the world. Born in Los Angeles, the son of 1960’s percussion icon, Mike Gutierrez, he began his musical journey at the tender age of four. Surrounded and influenced by Latin music legends, such as Willie Bobo, Luis Miranda and (Ronnie’s Godfather), Bobby Montez. By age twelve, Ronnie had his own band and was performing for school and church events.
Ronnie has recently gotten to play percussion on the Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien!
Ronnie has had the pleasure of performing privately for Arnold Schwarzenegger, Mel Gibson, Former Disney CEO, Michael Ovitz, Rod Stewart, Sheri Belafonte, to name a few. He also performed at the for The Oscar’s & The Emmy’s.
Most recently he’s just finished the summer tour with Dave Koz www.davekoz.co.
His first CD is titled “Like Father, Like Son”. His vision for this CD was to share various Latin rhythms with his father Mike Gutierrez, which was his earliest inspiration.