Max Kutner is a guitarist and composer originally from Las Vegas, NV and currently based in Brooklyn, NY. As an instrumentalist, Max’s focus is on new works for the electric guitar as well the promotion of electric guitar in new performance contexts. From 2012-13 and again from 2017-18, he taught on the Adjunct Faculty of CalArts as guitar instructor for non-majors. From 2015-2018, Max served as the Artist Liaison for the Los Angeles-based creative music label, Orenda Records. He has given clinics and/or workshops at the University of Minnesota (Minneapolis), University of Nevada (Reno), Idaho State University, Humboldt State University and University of Northern Colorado. He continues to maintain an active private studio teaching bass, guitar, theory and composition.