For more than 20 years, Curtis Daily has focused on the historical performance practice of baroque and classical music. He is the principal bassist with Portland Baroque Orchestra and a founding member of Seattle Baroque Orchestra. In addition to regular concert performances with these orchestras he has performed with early music groups and festivals across North America, and has had the privilege of working with many of the most distinguished artists in the early music field.
He was a member of the Oregon Bach Festival orchestra for the Grammy winning recording of Credo by Krzysztof Penderecki on Hannsler Records, and is also heard on recordings for Virgin Classics, Koch, Centaur, and Sub-Pop Records. Live performances have been broadcast on NPR and CBC. He lives in Portland, Oregon.