Born and raised in the lower Hudson Valley, Julián now resides in New York City pursuing a degree in Jazz Studies at New York University. Julián works as a guitarist in various musical styles including jazz, funk, latin, rock, and pop.

In addition to performing, Julián also composes and teaches beginner to intermediate guitar students.

Since moving to New York City, Julián has had the opportunity to study and work with many notable musicians like Peter Bernstein, Michael Rodriguez, Billy Drewes, Sandro Zerafa, Billy Drummond, Adam Rogers, and Laurent Coq.