Programming on Jazz 91.9 WCLK is sponsored in part by the Suite Food Lounge, located at 375 Luckie Street in Downtown Atlanta.  The Suite Jazz Series presents on Thursday, January 11 for one night, one performance only, Saxophonist and Vocalist Marqueal Jordan, along with the Suite Jazz Band. 

Doors open at 6:30 p.m., with dinner and Jazz at 7:30 p.m.   More information about the Suite Jazz Series is available at 404-577-2500 or click here.

Jazz 91.9 WCLK’s Mark Angel and the Contemporary Jazz Showcase is headed to the beautiful Caribbean isle of St. Lucia for St. Lucia Jazz next Spring.  We invite our fans to come along for the experience! We’ve worked with Atlanta’s LT Travel Connections to create an amazing group travel package featuring round trip air, ground and all-adult, all-inclusive accommodations at The Hideaway at Royalton St. Lucia, featuring multiple restaurants including gourmet cuisines, incomparable entertainment, yoga on the beach and more. 

New Music: Blood Moon By Dave Bennett

Jan 7, 2018

Dave Bennett is a multi-instrumentalist and clarinet prodigy who has been playing in combos and bigger bands since he was asked by legendary Trumpeter Doc Cheatham to play from the bandstand at New York's Sweet Basil's when he was 12 years old.   Blood Moon is his second record on Mack Avenue, and features a mix of original and cover songs.   

Thanks to everyone who made a contribution to our 2017 Year End Campaign.  Your tax-deductible year-end gift will make a tremendous difference as we continue our Jazz journey together in 2018. If you didn’t get a chance to make a year-end contribution, you can bring in 2018 on a positive note by joining the WCLK Family with a donation.

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This week on The Local Take I spoke with Ian Fennell about Good Sam Atlanta, a non-profit community health center that serves underserved populations in our community. Good Sam is kicking off 2018 with FREE Health Screenings for women in support of Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. 

January 6 at 7:00 a.m. on The Local Take on Jazz 91.9 WCLK, I'll speak with Pamela Perkins Carn, coordinator for the Interfaith Children's Movement.  We will talk about their work on behalf of children in the state of Georgia, as the Georgia Legislature rolls into Atlanta to do the state's business in its annual session.

Amsterdam Connection features the Netherlands duo of Tim ‘Harmony’ Welvaars (Jazz harmonica & piano) and Naomi ‘Smile’ Adriaansz (tenor and alto sax).   Their new release on Harmony Music is called Isn't She Lovely, and is a tribute to the music of Stevie Wonder.   You can hear cuts from the new release including Creepin', featuring Paul Brown, on Jazz 91.9 WCLK at various times in particular during Serenade to the City, Monday through Friday from 10:00 p.m. until 2:00 a.m.   

Suite Jazz Series Presents Frank McComb

Jan 3, 2018

Programming on Jazz 91.9 WCLK is sponsored in part by the Suite Food Lounge, home of the Suite Jazz Series, presenting for one night, one show only Thursday January 4--Vocalist Frank McComb, along with the Suite Jazz Band. Doors open at 6:30pm, dinner and Jazz at 7:30pm. Information including reservations is available at 404-577-2500 or  click here. The Suite Food Lounge is located at 375 Luckie Street in Downtown Atlanta.

New Music: Euge Groove/Groove On

Jan 1, 2018

Euge Groove is a Contemporary Jazz mainstay talent with multiple number one songs and records over the years. Many WCLK listeners were lucky enough to hear him live recently at his sold out performance as part of the Suite Jazz Series. His new record on Shanachie is called Groove On, and features fellow WCLK favorites Peter White and Lindsey Webster. You can hear cuts from Groove On at various times on WCLK, particularly during Serenade To The City, Monday-Fridays overnight 10pm-2am.

You can support WCLK by purchasing Groove On via the Amazon link below:

Jazz 91.9 presents an evening of Jazz with Gregory Porter performing with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra In Tribute To Nat King Cole on Friday, June 1 at 8:00  p.m. at Atlanta Symphony Hall.  Reserve your seats today at all Ticketmaster outlets or click here

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New Music: Blood Moon By Dave Bennett

Dave Bennett is a multi-instrumentalist and clarinet prodigy who has been playing in combos and bigger bands since he was asked by legendary Trumpeter Doc Cheatham to play from the bandstand at New York's Sweet Basil's when he was 12 years old. Blood Moon is his second record on Mack Avenue, and features a mix of original and cover songs. His current group includes Pianist Dave Restivo, Guitarist Reg Schwager, Bassist Jim Vivian, Drummer Pete Siers, and Percussionist Davide Direnzo. You can...

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During the week leading up to the Martin Luther King Holiday, I spoke with Dr. Doris Derby, co-founder of the Free Southern Theater, photo-journalist, documentarian and founding Director of Georgia State University's Office of African American Student Services and Programs. Dr. Derby speaks about her time in SNCC during the Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi. She talks about her work at Tougaloo College and the founding of the Free Southern Theater. She speaks about taking the theater's...

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