Clyde Daley is a freelance trumpeter born, raised, and based in the NYC metropolitan area.
He has performed at many of New York's esteemed venues, such as Carnegie Hall, David
Geffen Hall, Symphony Space, The DiMenna Center for Classical Music, The Beacon Theater, Riverside Church, The Church of St. Ann and the Holy Trinity, Trinity Church Wall Street, and
more. He has also performed in the cabaret, burlesque, and brass band scenes. He plays a
variety of styles, including orchestral, opera, jazz, funk, rock, musicals theatre, and more.
Most recently he completed an 18 month off-Broadway run of Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish,
sitting in one of the trumpet chairs. He attended the Aaron Copland School of Music at CUNY Queens College for trumpet performance.
Clyde is a big fan of the role-playing, action-adventure, platforming, and sports gaming
genres. He fell in love with Final Fantasy 7 when it was released, as well as its music. Since
then, Clyde has been a denizen of video game music and is excited to contribute to the
genre as a member of Press Start's board!