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Don Palma, double bass

Don Palma

Graduate of the Juilliard School; founding member of the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra; winner with Speculum Musicae of the Naumburg Chamber Music Award and Young Concert Artists; former member of Los Angeles Philharmonic and former Principal Bass, National Arts Centre Orchestra; former Music Director San Francisco Contemporary Music Players; appearances on over 80 CDs with diverse artists such as Orpheus, the Metropolitan Opera, Leonard Bernstein, Kathleen Battle, Sting, and Herbie Hancock; currently on the faculties of the Yale School of Music and the New England Conservatory.