|Title of host publication||Encyclopedia of Ancient History|
|Editors||Roger S Bagnall, Kai Brodersen, Craige B Champion, Andrew Erskine, Sabine R Huebner|
|State||Published - 2012|
Damon (ca. 500–after 415 bce) was fifth-century Athens' most important theorist of music and poetic meter, and a principal teacher and political counselor of Perikles (Plut. Per. 4.9).