Join us Fri., May 12, 12 pm for lunch at High Cotton (199 East Bay St.), when Chris Ullman will teach you how to Find Your Whistle (Mascot, hb., 256 pp., $20). Tickets are $31 for the three-course luncheon, 0r $51 for the luncheon plus a signed copy of the book.
Find Your Whistle is the heartwarming, hilarious, and outrageous journey of a Washington and Wall Street insider who uses his simple gift to touch hearts and change lives. In this sweet and authentic memoir, Chris tells readers how he found, developed, and shares his whistle with big-wig politicians, special needs children, Wall Street billionaires, and more than 400 people on their birthdays every year. Chris inspires readers to find their simple gift – their whistle – and make the world a better place.
Chris Ullman is a four-time national and international whistling champion. He has performed with major symphony orchestras, serenaded President George W. Bush in the Oval Office, whistled the national anthem at major league sporting events, and entertained millions around the world on TV and radio. He has appeared on The Tonight Show, The Today Show, CNN, NPR, CNBC, and been featured in The New York Times, People Magazine, The Washington Post, and Time Magazine. In 2003, Chris released his debut CD, The Symphonic Whistler, and in 2012 he was inducted into the International Whistling Hall of Fame. By day he is a Director of Global Communications at The Carlyle Group, an investment firm based in Washington, DC.