Instrument:Ignazio Ongaro, Venice, Italy, c. 1770.
Curtis Daily is the busiest early music double bassist in the Pacific Northwest. In addition to frequent appearances with SBO, he is the principal bassist with Portland Baroque Orchestra and Trinity Consort. This season he will also be performing with Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. He has also played in Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, Pacific Baroque Orchestra, Walla Walla Baroque Orchestra, the Brandenburg Consort, and the Grand River Baroque Festival. Mr. Daily is the principal bassist of the Portland Chamber Orchestra and the Ernest Bloch Music Festival Orchestra and has been a long-time member of the Oregon Bach Festival Orchestra. He is heard on recordings for Virgin, Hannsler Classics, Centaur, Wild Boar, Sub Pop Records, and NPR.