Oscar Godoy is a graduate from Western Connecticut State University. Born
in Hartford, Connecticut, Oscar started his study in jazz attending the Academy of
the arts high school in Hartford. After graduating he then received a Bachelor's
degree in Jazz Studies/Performance. He is an avid educator currently teaching
privately and within studios around Connecticut. Oscar has had the opportunity of
working with mentors such as Chris Morrison, Jimmy Greene, and Kenny Wessel.
Although jazz is his primary study, Oscar is involved in other projects performing
Singer-songwriter, Rock, Indie, and Improvisational music. Oscar’s work and
practice are strongly influenced by Jazz.
As an artist, Oscar is pursuing his passion for performing and teaching.
Oscar aspires to share his music and education to others in hopes of providing an
expressive outlet for communities. Oscar enjoys student development, music
therapy, and the relationship between music and life experiences.