The S.O.U.L. Of Jazz http://wclk.com en Regina Carter @ Spivey Hall Saturday Night, Talks Jazz With Jamal Ahmad http://wclk.com/post/regina-carter-spivey-hall-saturday-night-talks-jazz-jamal-ahmad <p></p><p>Regina Carter and her Quartet are appearing at acoustically perfect Spivey Hall at Clayton State University Saturday night at 8:15pm.&nbsp; Carter, one of the pre-eminent jazz violinists of her era.</p><p>Her mixtures of classical jazz and international music stylings have attracted listeners and admirers the world over, she received a Macarthur Foundation Genius Grant in 2006.</p><p>Her quartet for the Atlanta performance includes Xavier Davis on piano, Jesse Murphy on bass, and Alvester Garnett on drums.</p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 20:15:14 +0000 Rob Maynard 1476 at http://wclk.com Regina Carter @ Spivey Hall Saturday Night, Talks Jazz With Jamal Ahmad True Colors Theatre Company's Shakin' The Rafters Drops By WCLK http://wclk.com/post/true-colors-theatre-companys-shakin-rafters-drops-wclk <p>Earlier this week cast members Chandra Curelly and Latrice Pace dropped by the S.O.U.L of Jazz to talk about the world premiere of David H. Bell's <em>Shakin' The Rafters</em>, and why Atlantans who care about theatre, gospel music, and the African American Experience owe it to themselves come out to the 14th Street Playhouse to see this play before its run concludes August 4.</p> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 18:52:55 +0000 Rob Maynard 935 at http://wclk.com True Colors Theatre Company's Shakin' The Rafters Drops By WCLK Kim Waters Talks With Jamal Ahmad In Advance of Saturday's Show @ Variety Playhouse http://wclk.com/post/kim-waters-talks-jamal-ahmad-advance-saturdays-show-variety-playhouse <p></p><p>Sax man Kim Waters dropped by The S.O.U.L. of Jazz with Jamal Ahmad to talk about his music and his current tour, which brings him to Atlanta and the Variety Playhouse Saturday night for the Winds &amp; Strings Show featuring Karen Briggs and Jon Parks.</p><p>Veteran saxophonist Kim Waters isn’t known among fans and peers as “the King of Smooth Urban Jazz” for nothing. Over the course of 17 albums, including over a decade’s worth with Shanachie, he’s been consistent and impeccable in delivering an infectious mix of romantic ballads and funky, thumping dance tunes.</p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 18:45:31 +0000 Rob Maynard 931 at http://wclk.com Kim Waters Talks With Jamal Ahmad In Advance of Saturday's Show @ Variety Playhouse Join Jamal Ahmad @ MARTA College Park Rail Station for The S.O.U.L. Of Jazz Thu March 28 2pm http://wclk.com/post/join-jamal-ahmad-marta-college-park-rail-station-soul-jazz-thu-march-28-2pm <p></p><p>WCLK will be celebrating MARTA's Destination Campaign with a special edition of The S.O.U.L of Jazz, live from the College Park MARTA Station.&nbsp; Stop by to win giveaways, play prize games, and meet Jazz 91.9 personalities, including Jamal Ahmad.&nbsp; It all happens starting at 2:00pm Thursday, March 28.</p><p>Jazz 91.9 WCLK @ MARTA College Park Rail Station for Destination Campaign 2013.&nbsp; We look forward to seeing you there!</p><p>More about MARTA?&nbsp; Click <a href="http://www.itsmarta.com/">here</a>.</p> Sun, 24 Mar 2013 22:00:00 +0000 Rob Maynard 541 at http://wclk.com Join Jamal Ahmad @ MARTA College Park Rail Station for The S.O.U.L. Of Jazz Thu March 28 2pm George Duke Checked In With Jamal Ahmad On The S.O.U.L Of Jazz http://wclk.com/post/george-duke-checked-jamal-ahmad-soul-jazz <p></p><p>George Duke and Gerald Albright will be in ATL at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center on April 3 for WCLK's 39th Anniversary Benefit Concert.&nbsp; Duke himself called in this week to catch up with Jamal Ahmad during The S.O.U.L. of Jazz.&nbsp; It was a meeting of like minds, as the conversation covered a whole lot of funk, among other things.</p> Sat, 16 Feb 2013 16:06:55 +0000 Rob Maynard 405 at http://wclk.com George Duke Checked In With Jamal Ahmad On The S.O.U.L Of Jazz J-Fly, Joey Sommerville Sit In With Jamal Ahmad on The S.O.U.L. of Jazz http://wclk.com/post/j-fly-joey-sommerville-sit-jamal-ahmad-soul-jazz <p></p><p>J-Fly and Joey Sommerville are two key members of the Atlanta Jazz Family, and they always take time to drop by WCLK when they are playing in town.&nbsp; Today they joined Jamal Ahmad during The S.O.U.L. Of Jazz, heard weekdays 2p-6p on The Jazz of The City.&nbsp;</p><p>Friday night February 1 will find J-Fly &amp; The Fly Trap accompanied by Joey Sommerville and special guest Donnie at Acoustix, on Marietta Street.&nbsp; They caught up with Jamal on a stormy hump-day afternoon, telling tales of musical derring-do from around the world and right here at home.</p> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 21:25:44 +0000 Rob Maynard 330 at http://wclk.com J-Fly, Joey Sommerville Sit In With Jamal Ahmad on The S.O.U.L. of Jazz