Christy Dana (whistler) has whistled at the finals of the 2013 International Whistling Convention, on the faculty concert of the San Francisco Early Music Recorder Workshop, and at Yoshi’s with the Montclair Women’s Big Band. She can also be heard whistling on the video game The Sims 3 and on her jazz CD Merry-Go-Round. Holding M.M. and D.M degrees in Music Theory and Brass from Indiana University, she teaches musicianship and jazz theory and performance at UC Berkeley, and has been active in the Bay Area music scene as a trumpeter in jazz, orchestral, and early music.

[from program for May 19, 2014 concert]

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