ULLA MILMANN

PRINCIPAL FLUTIST OF THE NATIOANL DANISH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
TEACHER AT ROYAL DANISH ACADEMY OF MUSIC 

In 1994, at the tender age of 22, Mrs. Miilmann was appointed principal flutist at The Danish National Symphony Orchestra. Since then she has had an extensive career in orchestra and chamber music as well as in teaching.

In 2007 she was a US Grammy nominee in the category” Best instrumental Soloist Performance with Orchestra” for the recording of Ole Schmidt’s Flute Concert.

Mrs. Miilmann has received the Jacob Gade Honorary Award, the Danish Music Critic’s Prize and the Peter Warming Memorial Prize, awarded for her artistic contribution to the Danish National Symphony Orchestra greatly helping the orchestra to reach their current high international standard. In 2017 she received the largest honorary award in Denmark, The Carl Nielsen Award for her outstanding musicianship and contribution to the Danish music and cultural life for the past 25 years.

Since 2009, Mrs. Miilmann has been a faculty member, teaching flute, at The Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen.