Dec 29

Damien Escobar

Fletcher Opera Theater
Fletcher Opera Theater
an image of Damien Escobar the image is white and black and he is wearing a blazer holding a violin smiling with his head slightly cocked back and eyes closed. The words DAMIEN ESCOBAR in 25 days of christmas dec 29 8pm are to his left with a swish or gold behind him
December 29, 2021 | Wednesday
8:00 PM
an image of Damien Escobar the image is white and black and he is wearing a blazer holding a violin smiling with his head slightly cocked back and eyes closed. The words DAMIEN ESCOBAR in 25 days of christmas dec 29 8pm are to his left with a swish or gold behind him

Musician. Entrepreneur. Philanthropist. Humanitarian. Damien Escobar bears many titles and puts no limits on what more he can achieve, making him one of the most prolific figures hailing from Jamaica, Queens. The Emmy-winning, NAACP Image Award nominee, possesses a nearly two-decade-spanning resume that includes billboard chart-topping albums, sold-out global tours, collaborations with music legends, and more — an inspirational success story that started with Escobar playing his violin on NYC subways. Proving his hustle, drive, passion and unquestionable talent, are the pillars that hold up his ever-expanding brand.

Damien’s energetic live performances feature a wide range of “cross-over” musical styles consisting of a mix of classical, jazz, pop, R&B, and hip hop. His eclectic use of genres creates a sound that embraces the traditions of jazz and classical music as much as it highlights his singular innovation as an artist, and his desire to explore beyond the boundaries of the sonically mainstream. There is something in Damien’s music for everyone, and it is truly best enjoyed live.