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I missed this on the BBC Sounds six years ago….

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/b053721k

Catherine Bott, soprano, doesn’t exactly come to the same conclusions as I do in the book SiLENCE! but it’s an interesting programme. I’ve begun to whistle on my morning dog walks in the hope I might get better… I also whistle along to Radio 6 when I’m driving any distance on my own.

Is there an app I should know about?

legendary whistler Ronalde
Sheila Harrod
Tamas Hacki
Something most people could whistle along with…

I couldn’t find any footage of people whistling in the streets in England in the Fifites but it must exist somewhere?

finally Satchmo

https://www.leftlion.co.uk/read/2016/march/emma-smith-and-her-whistling-orchestra-8079/

Emma Smith’s work five years ago in Nottingham and for the Whistling Orchestra of Philadelphia looks interesting. Apparently Philadelphia has a traditions of whistling because of its strong working class culture…

https://whyy.org/articles/will-whistle-for-work-orchestra-whistles-tribute-to-phillys-labor-history/

https://www.emma-smith.com/works/the-whistling-orchestra/

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