Dominic Palombi, drummer, composer, educator, pianist, and band leader has been thriving on the music lifestyle since the young age of 10. Between winning multiple drum solo competitions across NJ, and receiving multiple soloist awards through high school, Dom has been playing drums professionally for 14 years. Dom pursued his bachelors degree in Jazz Performance at Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University in 2016, and had the pleasure to study with prestigious jazz faculty such as: Conrad Herwig, Ralph Bowen, Bill O'Connell, Vic Juris, Kenny Davis, Brian Landrus, Vadim Neslovski, as well as legendary drummers and mentors: Robby Ameen and Victor Lewis. Dom's range of talent goes all across the board from doing freelance gigs, accompanying dance classes, teaching drum students, giving masterclasses, performing in jazz groups, funk/rock bands, pit orchestras and more.
Currently, Dom leads his visions with his group, "The Dom Palombi Project" ranging in originals, popular tunes, and "funkifying" classic jazz standards as well as pursuing other projects such as:
Dance Accompanist at Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, and Drew University
Worship Drummer/Pianist at Liberty Corner Presbyterian Church - Liberty Corner, NJ