Community Video: Jason Damico – Hold Me a Little Closer

Jason Damico

Jason Damico is a twenty one year old multi-instrumentalist, singer/songwriter, performer and actor. At 15 years old Jason became the youngest member of the Duke University Jazz Ensemble under the direction of John V. Brown, Jr. He’s a recipient of the 2010 Best Overall Musician Award from the University of North Carolina, 2014 Triangle Blues Society Solo Blues Challenge Winner, and 2014 Carolina Music Award Nominee. He was voted 2011 Carolina Music Award (Youth Artist of the Year) and (Song of the Year Semi-finalist). Child prodigy Jason Damico has shared the stage with jazz and blues greats such as: Monty Alexander, Slam Allen and Lucky Peterson as well as Broadway star John Arthur Greene. Jason tours the mid-Atlantic area, performing at various venues  “Hold Me A Little Closer” (from Jason’s debut CD release Blood, Sweat & Blues) is currently Top 10 on the Hit Tracks Top 100 in The Netherlands.

Neil is the former Online Editor for Making Music Magazine and tested his skill with tickling the ivories once, but since having been part of the team at Making Music, he might give it a second try.

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