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All Things Denner Mission Statement

Hello my name if John Denner and I would like to personally welcome you to my Official Website “All Things Denner”

The goal in setting up this site was to create an online resource for folks like myself who are  interested in exploring the Amazing People, and Amazing Places throughout history that share the name Denner. Ever since I was a young boy growing up in Hartford Connecticut I felt the desire to trace the origins of my last name. Back in the 1970’s this was an impossible task, after all there was no internet and the local Library was not much help!

Today in 2019 There are so many paths to finding the Denner family story.  Thanks to Genealogy websites like Ancestry.com   that provide precise geographic detail and clear-cut historical insights, we are all able to connect  to the places in the world where our story started—from unique regions to living relatives.   My hope is to use these resources and create a site worthy of the name Denner!

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The Official Online resource documenting the Amazing People and Amazing Places that share the Name Denner 

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Denner Places

Join us as we Travel Across The Globe exploring World Class Companies like Denner Vineyards, in Paso Robles California. Canada’s Largest and most trusted dealer of Antique Arms and Armour, John C. Denner. One of Switzerland’s largest Supermarket Chains, Denner Market, and London’s Premiere clothing store Denner Cashmere

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Johann Christoph Denner

Did you know the Inventor of the Clarinet was a Denner? 

Johann Christoph Denner was a famous woodwind instrument maker of the Baroque era, to whom the invention of the clarinet is attributed.

Denner was born in Leipzig, Germany to a family of horn-tuners. With his father, Heinrich Denner, a maker of game whistles and hunting horns, he moved to Nuremberg in 1666. Two of his sons, Jacob and Johann David, also became instrument builders. At least sixty-eight instruments attributed to J. C. Denner have survived to the present day, although the surviving instruments with the Denner family name are believed to have come from his sons’ workshops.

World Class Painter

World Class Painter Balthasar Denner

Balthasar Denner is one of the most Notable People to share the Surname Denner and was highly regarded as one of the greatest portraitist of his time.  The artist painted mostly half-length and head and shoulders portraits of people along with a few group portraits of families in interiors. Denner’s paintings were in great demand throughout Germany and brought very high prices.

Denner’s portrait of an old woman also known as The Alte Frau Painting is highly regarded as one of his greatest works.   Denner painted mostly half-length and head-and-shoulders portraits and a few group portraits of families in interiors.

Award Winning Wine

Denner Wine

Nestled in the hills of West Paso Robles CaliforniaDenner Vineyards is one of the best wineries in California producing award-winning wines.

After traveling the state for years searching for the perfect piece of dirt to grow grapes that would produce highly-acclaimed wines, Ron Denner finally found exactly what he was looking for in the far western reaches of Paso Robles in 1997. He began planting the first few acres in 1999, which has now grown to a total of 130-acres, consisting of 20 different grape varieties producing the Award Winning Wines Denner Vineyards has become famous for.

Switzerland Supermarket

Denner Wine

Denner is a discount supermarket chain in Switzerland. It is Switzerland’s third largest supermarket chain after Migros and Coop with 11.4% market share.

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Meet the Denner's John Denner (Piano) and Kate Denner (Vocals) met almost a decade ago and were married on August 21, 2011. Almost immediately, they set out in full-time missionary work. The Denner's are both professional musicians and chose to use their music as a...

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Hand Crafted Recoders

Denner Edition Alto recorder after Jacob Denner (Denner-Edition 442) These Amazing Hand-crafted baroque recorders are at the Top of the Class among baroque alto recorders at modern pitch. Highest soloistic demands The basis of the historical bore shape are concepts...

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Denner Ensemble

Since its formation in 2001, the Denner Ensemble has had nothing but praise for its uplifting, energetic and engaging performances from music clubs, theatres, museums and festivals throughout the United Kingdom. The Music Ensemble are inspired by the famous Besozzi...

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History of the Clarinet

Brief History of The Clarinet Invented by Johann C Denner Most musical instruments evolve into their present form over many centuries—so gradually that it is hard to pinpoint a date they were invented. This is not the case with the clarinet, a tube-shaped single-reed...

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