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Andrey Godik

Andrey Godik was born in Moscow. He began his musical training in 1996 at the Gnessin State Music Academy in Moscow, initially on the recorder, switching to the oboe soon after. From 2004 to 2008 he was a junior student at the Central Music School of Moscow’s Tchaikovsky Conservatoire, taught by Dmitri Kotenok. He completed his bachelor degree under Prof. François Leleux at the Munich University of Music in 2013. He attended advanced classes with, among others, Prof. Ingo Goritzki, Maurice Bourgue, Prof. Hansjörg Schellenberger, Prof. Jacques Tys, Prof. Jérôme Guichard, Ramón Ortega Quero and Marie-Luise Modersohn. Andrey Godik played chamber music with Emmanuel Pahud, Paul Meyer, Andrea Lieberknecht, Dag Jensen, Johannes Hinterholzer and many others. In 2012 he appeared as soloist with the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra in the Prince Rainier III Auditorium. In 2013, he gave the world premiere of Igor Loboda's Concerto for Oboe and Bassoon with the Georgian Chamber Orchestra in Ingolstadt.

From 2012 to 2014 he was a member of the Munich Philharmonic Orchestral Academy. In the 2014/2015 season he was solo oboe at the Berlin Komische Oper, before taking up the same position at the Braunschweig Staatstheater in 2015/2016. Since the 2017/2018 season he has been solo oboe in the Bamberg Symphony.