Jazz Roots presented by KIA http://wclk.com en Aaron Neville, Dirty Dozen Brass Band Bring New Orleans To Atlanta This Week http://wclk.com/post/aaron-neville-dirty-dozen-brass-band-bring-new-orleans-atlanta-week <p></p><p>Join WCLK at Thursday night's Jazz Roots Presented By Kia Series concert featuring Aaron Neville and the Dirty Dozen Brass Band.</p><p>The Dirty Dozen Brass Band incorporates Funk and Bebop into the traditional New Orleans style, extending the music from the Big Easy into the 21st century. Multi-Grammy winner Aaron Neville has moved seamlessly back and forth between solo work and his role in the first family of New Orleans music, the Neville Brothers. Come join us for a 40-year celebration of this master's career.</p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 13:59:52 +0000 Rob Maynard 1478 at http://wclk.com Aaron Neville, Dirty Dozen Brass Band Bring New Orleans To Atlanta This Week Jonathan Butler Joins WCLK Jazz Roots By Kia Jazz In The Classroom At North Atlanta High School http://wclk.com/post/jonathan-butler-joins-wclk-jazz-roots-kia-jazz-classroom-north-atlanta-high-school <p></p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 13:35:48 +0000 Rob Maynard 1346 at http://wclk.com Jonathan Butler Joins WCLK Jazz Roots By Kia Jazz In The Classroom At North Atlanta High School Sergio Mendes Talks Brazilian Music, Oct 26 "A Night In Rio" Jazz Roots Event http://wclk.com/post/sergio-mendes-talks-brazilian-music-oct-26-night-rio-jazz-roots-event <p>The legendary Sergio Mendes hits ATL next week as part of the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre Jazz Roots Series &quot;A Night In Rio&quot; concert on Saturday night October 26.&nbsp; He called in to chat with Jamal Ahmad recently about his music, and this fascinating tour.</p><p>Brazilian Music is based on its indigenous Indian, African and European roots. The rhythms were refined in the 1950&rsquo;s by composers João Gilberto, Antônio Carlos Jobim, and Dori Caymmi.</p> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 20:01:23 +0000 Rob Maynard 1194 at http://wclk.com Sergio Mendes Talks Brazilian Music, Oct 26 "A Night In Rio" Jazz Roots Event 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