His name is Steve Herbst and hes a competitive whistler who has been blowing beautifully since age 7.
He aint just whistlin Dixie. Herbst comes from a musical family and says he first tuned in on it after seeing his Dad puckering up as a kid.
Now, Herbst is well into his whistling career, and has recorded his own whistling CD, made commercial appearances and won the International Whistling Entertainer of the Year Award for the last three years.
Herbst prepares for competitions and concerts by dehydrating, lip balming, and, he admits, by always knowing where the restrooms are before a big whistling event.
Hes also hopes to raise the profile of his chosen instrument by eventually having his instrumental whistling seat in an orchestra.
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