Berklee College of Music graduate Michael Adam Palma is a powerhouse
pianist, composer, educator and producer living in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.
Palma has played with heavy hitters such as Wynton Marsalis, Greg Osby, Mark
Turner, Jimmy Cobb, Tootie Health, George Garzone, Roy Hargrove, Jason
Palmer, Jiggs Whigman, Paquito D'Rivera, Ralph Peterson, Rich Perry and Hal
Crook. He has toured the United States as well as Japan, Spain, and France.
Palma spent one year in Brooklyn, New York where he performed at iconic
venues including The Blue Note, Cafe Vivaldi, and Kitano. He has been a
featured artist at the Monterey Jazz Festival, Beantown Jazz Festival, Gene
Harris Jazz Festival, and Denton Arts and Jazz Festival as well as several
international jazz festivals in both France and Japan.
In 2011, Palma served as
a faculty member at the prestigious University of North Texas in their Jazz