Oderlyn Gutiez started studying music at the age of 8 at Guillermo Tomas Music Conservatory in La
Oderlyn came to the United States in 1998 continuing her musical education at Kinloch Park Middle School were she received a Certificate of Excellence for outstanding performance in Band (1999). Since 1999 participated in the Band and Orchestra at South Miami Senior High School of the Arts and at the same time acquired experience and improvement through private lessons with Professor Lillian Santiago-Caballero. During that period she participated in the Florida Band Masters Association's Wind Instrument Solo Evaluation receiving the highest evaluation of
During the high school years some of the music awards received include: Outstanding Achievement in Band Award (2001), Outstanding Softmore (2001). Oderlyn reseived a Certificate of Award for Outstanding Soloist presented by The Unconservatory at the Gala for two Pianos after performing in a flute trio at their concert on October 20, 2001 . Outstanding 11th grade Band (2002), Senior of the Year Award (2003), Outstanding Musicianship Award (2003), Certificate of Award for Choral Performance-Flute (2003) (Award received after playing the flute with the choir of the school at several of their concerts).
In 2003 she was accepted into
In May 2009, Oderlyn graduated with a Master Degree in Music Performance from Lynn University (Boca Raton, FL) where she received a full music scholarship and had the privilege of studying with the distinguished flutist from the New York Philharmonic Renee Siebert. Moreover, she is an active performer and instructor. She is the founder of Elegant Musicians, LLC, a music entertainment company. Orchestral experience aside from school orchestras include performing as principal flutist with the Walenstein Symphony Orchestra and has substituted in orchestras such as Miami Lyric Opera, Sunrise Symphonic Pops Orchestra, Hallandale Symphonic Pops Orchestra and the Hollywood Philharmonic Orchestra. In July 2009, as part of the Nostalgic Ensemble of Miami, released a CD of famous boleros. Oderlyn works as a Humanities Professor at Miami Dade College and teaches Piano and Flute at Miami Music Conservatory.
Master Degree of Music, Flute Performance
Lynn University, Boca Raton, Fl
Bachelor of Music, Flute Performance
New World School of the Arts (NWSA), Miami, Fl
(Bachelor from the University of Florida)
Full Music Scholarship to pursue the Master of Music Performance (2007)
"Honors day Award (music department) from NWSA" (2005)
From South Miami Senior High School Band:
"Certificate of Award for Choral Performance-Flute"(2003),
"Senior of the Year" (2003), "Outstanding Musicianship Award" (2003),
"Outstanding Softmore" (2001), "Outstanding Achievement in Band" (2001).
"Certificate of Award for Outstanding Soloist" presented
by the Unconservatory Gala for two Pianos (2001).
"Certificate of Excellence for outstanding performance in Band"
by Kinloch Park Middle School (1999)
Third Place Winner in the College Young Artist Competition of the Florida Flute Association (2006).
Second place winner in the Women's History Month Celebration Music Competition at Miami Dade College (2005).
Winner in the Florida Flute Association Advanced Masterclass with Ervin Monroe.
Advanced Masterclass with Ervin Monroe (2005)
Ramson Wilson Flute Masterclasses in Monterchi, Italy (2005)
Louis Moyse Masterclasses at Montpelier, Vermont (2006)
Keith Underwood Masterclass at FIU (Feb, 2007, 2008)
Renee Siebert Masterclass (2008)
Eugenia Zukerman Masterclass (2008)
Guillermo Tomas' Orchestra (Music Conservatory, Habana, Cuba)
Kinloch Park Middle Band.
South Miami High Band and Orchestra.
New World School of the Arts Orchestra
Lynn University Philharmonia Orchestra
Sunrise Symphonic Pops Orchestra.
Hallandale Symphonic Pops Orchestra
Hollywood Philharmonic Orchestra
Walenstein Symphony Orchestra
Miami Lyric Opera