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It’s Not All About Denner

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I thought it would be interesting to have a page with Random Topics and News Stories.  After all the world is a big place and It’s Not All About Denner, even if the website is called All Things Denner. Having said that I did manage to sneak in a few blog posts related to Denner: Hand Cratfted Recorders designed after Jacob Denner, The Denner Ensemble and the History of the Clarinet whixh as you all know by now was invented by Johann Christoph Denner!   So, if you are like me an need a little diversity then I’m sure you will not mind reading a few random posts about The Best Pizza in Connecticut, Howard Stern, or why I believe Eddie Van Halen is the Greatest Guitar Player who ever lived!

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Denner Family Tree

Genealogical data can be represented in several formats, for example as a pedigree or ancestry chart. Family trees are often presented with the oldest generations at the top and the newer generations at the bottom. An ancestry chart, which is a tree showing the...

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Wayne Denner

The Digital Ninja Speaker, Author and Trainer, Wayne Denner has spent over 21 years in the digital space using social media, smart phone tech and the internet to his advantage. This Digital Ninja speaks to 50,000 students (and their parents) & Businesses every...

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One Handed Guitar

One Handed Guitarist - Dirk ThompsonDirk Thompson Meet Dirk Thompson Dirk Thompson is an inspirational One Handed Guitarist who lost the use of his left hand due to a stroke when he was 3 years old.  For most people the dream of playing guitar with one hand would be...

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Denner Recipes, Tips and Tricks

Meet Food Blogger Zoe Torinesi Looking for fresh ideas for a cozy dinner or just looking for something new? Well-known food blogger Zoe Torinesi of Denner Market inspires you every week with exciting but simple creations and useful kitchen tips and tricks for little...

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One Handed Knot

Things to Keep In Mind  A close friend from Connecticut training  was showing to be a doctor showed me this amazing knot he was learing called, A One Handed Surgeon's Knot.  The surgeon’s knot, which is looping the suture twice in the same direction before locking it,...

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Redwood Coast California

What Makes This California Town Special? What makes California’s Redwood Coast so special? Maybe it’s the primeval wilderness that’s inspired legends from Paul Bunyan to Bigfoot. Perhaps it’s the 175 miles of rugged coastline or the cozy seaside towns. Or could it...

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Jon Hein

Jon Hein is a radio personality and former webmaster best known for working as an associate producer on The Howard Stern Show and then as co-host of The Wrap-Up Show. John created the website jumptheshark.com and is an alumnus of the University of Michigan where he...

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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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World’s Highest Paid Radio Hosts

Howard Stern The World's HIghest-Paid Radio Host The self-proclaimed “King of All Media” Howard Stern reigns supreme in the radio world. Howard Stern, on the third year of his eight-figure contract with SiriusXM, earned an estimated $90 million in our 12-month scoring...

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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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Gary Clarke Jr

Gary Clark Jr Gary Clark Jr. isn’t looking to save the blues because as far as he’s concerned the blues don’t need saving – they’re alive and well. “You can hear it everywhere,” he told Howard Stern on Tuesday morning while making his Stern Show debut. Clark’s current...

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Best Pizza in America

#1 Frank Pepe Pizza New Haven, CT If you want to discuss the loaded topic of America's best pizza with any authority, you have to make a pilgrimage to this legendary New Haven pizzeria. Frank Pepe opened his doors in Wooster Square in New Haven, Connecticut in 1925,...

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My HometownI was born in the State of Connecticut where I received my degree in Marketing at the University of Hartford, CT.   Today I live in Redwood City on the San Francisco Peninsula in Northern California's Bay Area, but I will always have a sweet spot in my...

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Sirius Satellite Radio

Howard Stern  Lady Gaga Debut Gary Clark Jr Debut Company Information   Headquartered in New York City, with smaller studios in Los Angeles and Memphis, Sirius was officially launched on July 1, 2002. It now provides 69 streams (channels) of music and 65 streams...

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Joe Satriani

Joe Satriani Joseph Satriani is one of the Most Influential Guitarists in the World . Early in his career, Satriani worked as a guitar instructor, with many of his former students achieving fame, such as Steve Vai, Kirk Hammett, and Alex Skolnick. He is a...

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Most Influential Guitarists of All Time

  Everyone has a favorite, whether it be a particular player, style of music, or era. When making a list of the “greatest” guitarist players of all time—or in this case “most influential”—passions are bound to be ignited one way or the other. However, that...

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Andre The Giant

The Eighth Wonder Of The World André René Roussimoff best known to the world as André the Giant, was a French professional wrestler and actor. The Giant famously feuded with Hulk Hogan, culminating at WrestleMania III in 1987. Andre’s best-remembered film role was...

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Tesla Model 3

An electric car for the masses Although it was originally intended to be an electric car for the masses, the Tesla Model 3 has instead found itself to be an all-electric alternative to compact luxury sedans. The promised $35,000 Model 3 has yet to materialize—we've...

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Lady Gaga Performs Edge Of Glory on Stern Show

Lady Gaga Edge Of Glory In her 2011 Stern Show debut, Lady Gaga sat down at the piano and delivered a powerhouse performance of her hit song “The Edge of Glory” for Howard. Watch more music performances from inside the Howard Stern Show studio on the SiriusXM app  For...

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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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Eddie Van Halen

Eddie Van Halen  The Greatest Guitarist of All Time  If you’re compiling a list of the world’s greatest guitarists, then Eddie Van Halen should be at the top. Across the course of Eddie's 40-plus-year career, he took what could be done with the guitar to a level not...

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The Bosch Group

Cross Domain Technology Operating across four business sectors – Mobility Solutions, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, and Energy and Building Technology – Bosch is uniquely positioned to offer customers a multitude of value-add, cross-sector solutions across a...

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Les Paul

Gibsons First Solid Body Electric YOU CAN’T TALK GUITARS WITHOUT LES PAUL. More accurately, you can’t talk about even recording music without Les Paul. The lifelong innovator created echo delay, overdubbing, multitracking and more. You can't overstate Les Paul's...

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Beth and Howard Stern

Forbes 2018 Highest Paid Radio Show Host According to Forbes Magazine Howard Stern was the The World's Highest Paid Radio Show Host of 2018 Stern was born on January 12, 1954, in New York, New York. He brought his signature "shock jock" radio style to New York...

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Charles Denner

Bertrand Morane (Charles Denner)Charles Denner, 69, an actor best known in the United States for his starring role in "The Man Who Loved Women." Denner was the hero of the original 1977 film directed by Francois Truffaut, with whom he worked frequently. The film was...

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