Damian is a professional musician, a visual artist, and a teaching artist. He often plays in a trio, but also plays solo acoustic performances or leads a larger band with strings and horns. Primarily a guitarist, Damian also plays a 10-string instrument from Puerto Rico called the cuatro, keys and harmonica. Damian produces short animations, paints, and draws. He is an award-winning film composer, and mixes home-studio recordings. He is a Lincoln Center teaching artist in the NYC public schools, and gives lessons in guitar.