Carlos Odria is a guitarist, composer, and musicologist who holds a Ph.D. in Musicology, from Florida State University.
He has studied classical, jazz, and Latin American folk guitar at the Jose Luis Paz Conservatory in Venezuela and with Peruvian guitarist Pepe Torres.
His recordings and performances have taken him throughout North and South America.
He has taught at Darton State College, Clark University, Worcester State University, and currently is an Associate Lecturer at the Performing Arts Department at UMASS Boston.
Carlos joined the JOMP faculty in the fall of 2017.