Tim Daisy has been an avid member of Chicago's creative music scene since moving there in 1997. He has performed, composed, and toured with many of the cities acclaimed ensembles including: the Vandermark 5, The Engines, The Rempis Percussion Quartet, Dragons 1976, Kyle Bruckmann's Wrack, Klang, Aram Shelton's Arrive, and the Frame Quartet. As well as performing in these groups, Tim is an avid composer and writes for two of his own ensembles: The New Fracture Quartet and Vox Arcana.
Tim has toured North America and Europe extensively and has performed at many jazz Festivals in in both continents including the North Sea Jazz Festival in the Netherlands, Mulhouse Festival and the Banlieues Bleues festival in France. The Suoni per il Popolo Festival in Montreal, and The Chicago Jazz Festival.
When Tim is in the city, he can be heard performing with various ensembles at noted venues including: The Green Mill, The Velvet Lounge, The Hungry Brain, The Chicago Cultural Center, Gallery 37 for the Arts, and The Hideout.