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So, what instrument do you play, Russ?

William L. Polhemus, Jr., P.E.
Polhemus Engineering Company
Katy, Texas
Phone 281-492-2251
Fax 281-492-8203


-----Original Message-----
From: r nester [mailto:rnester(--nospam--at)juno.com]
Sent: Wednesday, April 04, 2001 1:41 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Cc: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: Re: Old Building Codes


As long as we are talking about SE's who play guitar, I rehearse Monday
nights in an excellent jazz band with our own Peter Maranian, an
excellent and very tasty jazz guitarist.

Russ Nester

On Tue, 3 Apr 2001 12:16:20 -0700 "Structuralist" <dennis.wish(--nospam--at)gte.net>
writes:
> I did forget Mark Hansen, but I remembered Jorma in a follow-up after
> being
> reminded by Chuck Utzman. Who I did also forget to add the list of
> greats,
> is the strumming Structural Engineer - Mark Deardorff:o)
> Dennis
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Mark E. Deardorff [mailto:medeardorff(--nospam--at)home.com]
> > Sent: Monday, April 02, 2001 11:17 PM
> > To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> > Subject: RE: Old Building Codes
> >
> >
> > Hey there Mr. Structuralist!
> >
> > You forgot Jorma Kaukonen and Mark Hansen!!!
> >
> > What gives?????<G>
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Structuralist [mailto:dennis.wish(--nospam--at)gte.net]
> > Sent: Monday, April 02, 2001 5:03 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.
> >
> >
>
>