Edinburgh born violinist, Danny Miller is a prize-winning graduate of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland where he studied under Peter Lissauer and Gina McCormack. Prizes include the Bette and Willie MacPherson Prize for Solo Violin Playing, the Mabel Glover String Quartet Competition (Highly Commended) and the Governor's Prize for Chamber Music (Finalists). In 2013, he was selected for an apprenticeship with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra.
Danny enjoys a busy schedule of chamber, orchestral and solo playing. Recent engagements include recitals with the Argyll String Quartet and the Miller Nite Duo with whom he performs at home and abroad. The Miller Nite Duo are due to release two CDs in 2017. He has appeared as Leader of Scottish Sinfonia and has led both the Edinburgh Grand Opera and Haddo House Operatic Society orchestras in their respective productions of La Boheme and La Traviata. Solo performances include the concerti of Bach, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Mozart and
Vaughan Williams. Danny was Principal Second Violin of the Mediterranean Opera Studio Festival Orchestra during their Sicilian Tour in 2016 where he also performed as a soloist with the orchestra. Recently he played for the Concert-Master of the Teatro Massimo, Palermo. In 2017, he was accepted into the Orchestra of the Varna International Opera Academy, Bulgaria and will also tour Italy in the Summer of 2017 with various opera and chamber music festivals. Upcoming engagements include solo recitals at home and abroad and performances with TransAtlanticOpera in the USA and Canada. Danny is currently under the private tutelage of Professor Igor Ozim of the Mozarteum Universitat in Salzburg, Austria.
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