Whistle Maker Gene Milligan of Westminster, Colorado has been building and repairing stringed instruments for more than 35 years. This includes steel string, classical and archtop guitars, mandolins, bouzoukis, banjos and ukes. He has studied under the notable guitar builder and designer, Charles Fox and the renowned instrument repair man, Frank Ford.
Gene has retired after 45 years in the computer industry as a Mechanical Engineer and can devote most of his time to the building and repair of stringed instruments. Recently, he has undertaken the design and building of Irish whistles with considerable success.
Gene builds his instruments to suit the needs and desires of each individual customer and welcomes the challenge of each project.