Andrei Godik was born in Moscow in 1989. Graduated from the Central School of Music of the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatoire (classes of Gennady Kerentsev and Olga Tomilova). From 2012–2014 he trained with the Münchner Philharmoniker (class of Marie-Luise Modersohn). Also studied at Munich's Hochschule für Musik und Theater (class of François Leleux) and in 2017 completed a post-graduate study at that academic institution. Has taken part in master-classes conducted by Maurice Bourgue, Hansjörg Schellenberger, Jacques Tys, David Walter, Jérôme Guichard, Klaus Becker, Nick Deutsch and Ingo Goritzki.
In 2014 he was awarded special prizes at the Prague Spring International Music Competition and the Kulturkreis Gasteig Musikpreis competition in Munich. Grant-recipient of the New Names, Russian Performing Art and Live Music Now foundations. Has taken part in festivals in Gstaad, Salon-de-Provence, Mantua and on the island of Rügen.
Has performed at the finest concert halls in Moscow, as well as at the Laeiszhalle in Hamburg and the Gasteig cultural centre and the Herkulessaal in Munich. Has collaborated with Lorin Maazel, Kent Nagano, Herbert Blomstedt, Ingo Metzmacher, Jonathan Nott, Christoph Eschenbach, Gustavo Dudamel and Sergei Bychkov.
Has appeared with the Symphony Orcherstra of the Komische Oper in Berlin and the Staatstheater Braunschweig. Currently he is a soloist with the Bamberger Symphoniker and the Gstaad Festival Orchestra.