Riva Blue http://wclk.com en Thank You WCLK Members For Your Support During Our Fall Membership Campaign. Keep Jazz Alive! http://wclk.com/post/thank-you-wclk-members-your-support-during-our-fall-membership-campaign-keep-jazz-alive <p></p><p>Thank You Jazz Lovers and WCLK Members!&nbsp; Thanks to everyone who made a pledge of support during the station's Fall Membership Campaign.&nbsp; By making your contributions to keep Jazz Public Radio alive in Atlanta you have helped sustain everyone you hear each day,&nbsp; from Morris In The Morning or Riva Blue to Dee Dee Bridgewater, Tavis Smiley, The Local Take. &nbsp; You turn us on and offer your support for the best jazz music morning noon and night.</p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 13:27:46 +0000 Rob Maynard 1250 at http://wclk.com Thank You WCLK Members For Your Support During Our Fall Membership Campaign. Keep Jazz Alive! WCLK teams up with Jazz Roots for Jazz in the Classroom featuring Janis Siegel http://wclk.com/post/wclk-teams-jazz-roots-jazz-classroom-featuring-janis-siegel <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Hillgrove High School students participated in Jazz in the Classroom yesterday featuring jazz vocalist Janis Siegel. The two-hour program chronicles Jazz history and its significance to pop, R&amp;B and hip-hop music. The assembly was presented on behalf of Cobb Energy Centre’s Foundation ArtsBridge program and Atlanta’s jazz station, Jazz 91.9 WCLK.</p> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 17:24:13 +0000 Ray Cobb 1116 at http://wclk.com WCLK teams up with Jazz Roots for Jazz in the Classroom featuring Janis Siegel Kevin Mahogany Talks Jazz Roots With Riva Blue http://wclk.com/post/kevin-mahogany-talks-jazz-roots-riva-blue <p></p><p>Vocalist Kevin Mahogany is on the line, talking to Midday Jazz's Riva Blue about his upcoming turn Wednesday, September 25 at Cobb Energy Performance Centre's Jazz Roots Series Tribute To Ella, Joe and Basie.&nbsp; Count Basie’s music, characterized by a blues-steeped jumping beat and contrapuntal piano accents, was a showcase for top-singers. This show honors two great singers whose performances with the Count reached legendary proportions.</p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 20:08:56 +0000 Rob Maynard 1098 at http://wclk.com Kevin Mahogany Talks Jazz Roots With Riva Blue Will Downing Talks Sunset Jazz With Riva Blue http://wclk.com/post/will-downing-talks-sunset-jazz-riva-blue <p></p><p>Will Downing headlines tonight, beginning two nights of Sunset Jazz at Chastain Park this weekend.&nbsp; He'll be joined by Najee.&nbsp; Downing stopped by WCLK and talked with Riva Blue about tonight's show.</p><p>Want to see Sunset Jazz at Chastain?&nbsp; Click <a href="http://www.ticketmaster.com/sunset-jazz-feat-will-downing-najee-atlanta-georgia-08-16-2013/event/0E004A74ABFEA862">here</a> for more information.&nbsp; Catch up with Will Downing by clicking <a href="http://www.willdowning.com/start/">here</a>.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 14:07:45 +0000 Rob Maynard 997 at http://wclk.com Will Downing Talks Sunset Jazz With Riva Blue Mace Hibbard Quartet Jams Friday Jazz At The High Museum with Jamal Ahmad http://wclk.com/post/mace-hibbard-quartet-jams-friday-jazz-high-museum-jamal-ahmad <p>Mace Hibbard dropped by WCLK today and talked for a while with Riva Blue about Friday Night's Friday Jazz At The High Museum performance, beginning at 5pm.&nbsp; Y0u can beat the traffic, swing hard to some mainstream jazz and take in The Girl With The Pearl Earring.&nbsp; Get your Vermeer on and hear Grammy Award Winning Saxophonist Hibbard, playing with Melvin Jones on trumpet, Louis Heriveaux on piano, Marc Miller on bass, and Marlon Patton on drums.</p> Thu, 15 Aug 2013 19:06:56 +0000 Rob Maynard 996 at http://wclk.com Mace Hibbard Quartet Jams Friday Jazz At The High Museum with Jamal Ahmad Wind Down Your 4th of July 7p-9p With The Best of Detroit Jazz Fest 2012 http://wclk.com/post/wind-down-your-4th-july-7p-9p-best-detroit-jazz-fest-2012 <p></p><p>The Jazz of The City provides two hours of the very best of the 2012 Detroit Jazz Festival to help wind down your 4th of July celebration--dig into Sonny Rollins, Steve Wilson, Brian Lynch, Jerry Gonzalez, Marcus Belgrave, Harvey Thompson, Terence Blanchard, Wayne Shorter, Fred Hersch, Poncho Sanchez Cecile McLorin Salvant, Donald Harrison and yes, the Preservation Hall Jazz Band.</p> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 13:17:36 +0000 Rob Maynard 875 at http://wclk.com Wind Down Your 4th of July 7p-9p With The Best of Detroit Jazz Fest 2012