The native of Salzburg studied medicine and recorder in Innsbruck, the transverse flute with Hans Martin Linde at the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis and with Barthold Kuijken at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague. She became famous thanks to her concert activities both solo and in collaboration with leading baroque orchestras. She has performed with the Bach Collegium Japan, the Freiburger Barockorchester, the Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble under Thomas Hengelbrock, the Wiener Academy under Martin Haselböck, Ad Fontes Winterthur, the Capella Reial de Catalunya under the baton of Jordi Savall or the 18th Century Orchestra under Frans Bruggen. Since 1991, she has been a professor of transverse flute at the Staatliche Hochschule für Musik in Trossingen, where she also played a significant role in building the local Institute for Early Music.
From 1996 to 2004, Linde Brunmayr-Tutz was the artistic director of the International Summer Academy of Early Music in Innsbruck. In 2012, she gave concerts and taught at Nanchang University in China. In addition, there are also master classes within the Early Music Week in Belo Horizonte, Brazil and at the Austria Baroque Academy. The state of Tyrol awarded her the Jakob Steiner Prize for special contributions to early music. Recordings of Bach’s flute sonatas by Linde Brunmayr-Tutz with Lars Ulrik Mortensen won the Diapason d’or award.