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He and brother Jimmy are already on my long list!

Dennis

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Scott C. Bernard [mailto:scott(--nospam--at)ubsdesign.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, April 03, 2001 12:33 PM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: RE: Old Building Codes
>
>
> Frank Zappa was a style unto himself, a rare and true original.
>
> I would like to put my two cents in for little Stevie Ray Vaughn.
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>
> Scott C. Bernard
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Structuralist [mailto:dennis.wish(--nospam--at)gte.net]
> Sent: Tuesday, April 03, 2001 3:18 PM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: RE: Old Building Codes
>
>
> Whoops! Who can forget the original Mother of Invention - Frank Zappa. I'm
> just not sure where is style fit in, but he is surely in there someplace.
>
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: r nester [mailto:rnester(--nospam--at)juno.com]
> > Sent: Monday, April 02, 2001 11:29 PM
> > To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> > Subject: Re: Old Building Codes
> >
> >
> > Hellloooo......aren't there any Zappa fans out there.  (Oh yeah, this is
> > the engineering list.....sorry)
> >
> > Russ Nester
> >
> >
> > _____________________________________________________________________
> >
> > On Mon, 2 Apr 2001 19:54:55 -0500 "David Fisher" <dfisher(--nospam--at)fplushse.com>
> > writes:
> > > How about:
> > >
> > > A few rock guys...Alex Lifeson, Steve Howe
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Structuralist [mailto:dennis.wish(--nospam--at)gte.net]
> > > Sent: Monday, April 02, 2001 7:03 PM
> > > To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> > > Subject: RE: Old Building Codes
> > >
> > >
> > > David,
> > > Seems like we agree on something - here was my list (as a guitarist
> > > I can't
> > > think of one "favorite" or "best" as they are all unique). Sorry if
> > > my
> > > spelling of names is poor:
> > >
> > > Leo Kottke (best 12-string player in my book)
> > > Laurance Juber (known primarily to studio and fingerstyle
> > > guitarists)
> > > Peppino D'Agostino
> > > Pierre Bensusan
> > > Marcel Dadi
> > > Guy Van Duser (nobody plays Sousa on guitar better than Duser)
> > > Chris Proctor
> > > Michael Hedges
> > > Santana
> > > Rick Ruskin
> > > Phil Keaggy
> > > Pat Donohue
> > > Tim Sparks
> > > Bob Brozman (slide guitar)
> > > **Ben Harper (aquaintance and excellent slide guitarist)
> > > Adrian Legg
> > > Rory Block
> > > Lee Ritenour
> > > Pete Finger
> > > Duck Baker
> > > Tuck Andress
> > > El McMeen (an attorney no less)
> > > Ry Cooder
> > > Al De Meola
> > > Bert Jansch (originally with Pentangle in the 60's)
> > > David Grisman
> > > Jerry Garcia
> > > Joe Miller
> > > Stefen Grossman
> > > John Renbourn
> > > Django Reinhardt
> > > George Benson
> > > Charlie Christian
> > > Wes Montgomery
> > > Al Caiola
> > > Chet Atkins (Jethro Burns brother-in-law)
> > > Mark Knopfler
> > > *Jethro Burns (an old friend from Chicago)
> > > Carlos Montoya
> > > Christopher Parkening
> > > Muriel Anderson
> > > Elliot Fisk
> > > Andre Segovia
> > > B.B. King
> > > Albert King
> > > Buddy Guy
> > > Eric Clapton
> > > Steve Ray Vaughan
> > > Jimmy Vaughan
> > > John Fahey
> > > Robert Johnson (not the SEAOI Bob Johnson)
> > > Blind Lemon Jefferson
> > > Keb? Mo?
> > > Roy Rogers (the other Roy Rogers)
> > > etc. etc. etc. and not in that order. I can't see how anyone can
> > > pick a
> > > "best" when each of the above has a unique style that others can
> > > only "try"
> > > and copy - I don't know anyone who can match them.
> > >
> > > * Jethro was part of "Homer and Jethro" a country duo very popular
> > > in the
> > > 50's and 60's. Jethro was from Evanston Illinois and used to teach
> > > mandoline
> > > at the music store I was managing while in College (this was after
> > > Homer
> > > died). Jethro would put me (and anyone) to shame whether it was
> > > guitar of
> > > mandolin. Jethro's wife is the twin sister of Chet Atkin's wife (if
> > > you're
> > > interested) making them brother-in-laws. Can you imagine the fingers
> > > burning
> > > at family events. If your a long time Chicagoan, you might remember
> > > the
> > > Saddle Club that closed in the early 70's. Jethro's son, John formed
> > > a group
> > > which was one of Chicago's finest - Wildflower. This was the same
> > > time that
> > > Steve Goodman was doing the "City of New Orlean's" and the "Lincoln
> > > Park
> > > Pirates" at the Earl of Old Town. Jethro toured with Steve Goodman
> > > until
> > > Steve died of Lukemia in the mid 80's.
> > >
> > > **I did a seismic retrofit for Ben's grandfather. At the time, Ben
> > > was
> > > playing a Hawaiian Steel Guitar for Taj Mahal and was only about
> > > 18-years
> > > old. He worked in his grandfathers music store in Clairmont
> > > California. My
> > > payment for the job was a Taylor Jumbo 915 (for any of you guitar
> > > geeks out
> > > there) that Ben Harper got for me directly from Taylor Guitar. This
> > > was just
> > > before Ben signed with Virgin Records.
> > >
> > > Enjoy the list - it was fun looking through old CD's. I didn't
> > > realize how
> > > large the collection became.
> > >
> > > Regards,
> > > Dennis
> > >
> > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > From: David Fisher [mailto:dfisher(--nospam--at)fplushse.com]
> > > > Sent: Monday, April 02, 2001 2:53 PM
> > > > To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> > > > Subject: RE: Old Building Codes
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > A few to add:
> > > >
> > > > Pete Townsend, Al Dimeola, Laurienda Almeda
> > > >
> > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > From: roark consultants [mailto:roarkconsult(--nospam--at)satyam.net.in]
> > > > Sent: Monday, April 02, 2001 10:47 AM
> > > > To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> > > > Subject: Re: Old Building Codes
> > > >
> > > > I disagree Bill- I consider Santana as the world's greatest
> > > > guitarist. Well
> > > > then, in his birthplace, they might be using even older building
> > > codes !
> > > >
> > > > Pankaj Gupta
> > > > Roark Consultants
> > > > New Delhi, India
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > > From: Bill Polhemus <bill(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc>
> > > > To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
> > > > Sent: Monday, April 02, 2001 8:50 PM
> > > > Subject: RE: Old Building Codes
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > > Birthplace of Pat Metheny, world's greatest guitarist!
> > > > >
> > > > > Anything they did after that HAS to be okay, even if it means
> > > > using an old
> > > > > building code!
> > > > >
> > > > > William L. Polhemus, Jr., P.E.
> > > > > Polhemus Engineering Company
> > > > > Katy, Texas
> > > > > Phone 281-492-2251
> > > > > Fax 281-492-8203
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > > From: Jason Kilgore [mailto:jkilgore(--nospam--at)leok.com]
> > > > > Sent: Monday, April 02, 2001 10:09 AM
> > > > > To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> > > > > Subject: Old Building Codes
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > Lee's Summit, MO was still using it as of December, 2000.
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