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Gary Palmer bio


Gary Palmer has a Master’s degree in Double Bass Performance from the University of Iowa.  He has performed with the Glenn Miller Orchestra and toured with the Guy Lombardo and Dick Jurgens Orchestras.  Locally he has been a member of the Paul Hemmer Solid Gold Swing Band, the UI Jazztet, the Bons Amigos Brazilian Jazz Trio, and performs regularly with Iowa City jazz groups.  In addition, he has been the Principal Bass with the Cedar Rapids Symphony and the Quad Cities Symphony