George Duke http://wclk.com en National Reaction To WCLK-Soul of Jazz George Duke Tribute http://wclk.com/post/national-reaction-wclk-soul-jazz-george-duke-tribute <p></p><p>Ethnomusicologist Guthrie P. Ramsey, Jr., wrote a moving piece on the importance of George Duke, in which he writes about listening to Jamal Ahmad's Soul of Jazz show Tuesday on WCLK, which was a tribute to Duke.</p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 17:18:58 +0000 Rob Maynard 970 at http://wclk.com National Reaction To WCLK-Soul of Jazz George Duke Tribute WCLK Remembers George Duke http://wclk.com/post/wclk-remembers-george-duke <p></p><p>The passing of George Duke hits all of us hard at The Jazz of The City.&nbsp; WCLK has played his music from day one, and it was a joy to bring him to our members and listeners for last Spring's WCLK benefit concert.&nbsp; WCLK's announcers will be playing a lot of his music today and in the days to come, remembering that part of George Duke that will never die, his music.</p><p>Join WCLK on our Facebook or on twitter to let us know your favorite George Duke memories and songs.</p><p>WCLK on Facebook click <a href="https://www.facebook.com/jazz.wclk">here</a>.</p> Tue, 06 Aug 2013 14:58:22 +0000 Rob Maynard 962 at http://wclk.com WCLK Remembers George Duke George Duke Stops By To Talk Jazz-Funk From Miles To Zappa http://wclk.com/post/george-duke-stops-talk-jazz-funk-miles-zappa <p></p><p>George Duke stopped by Morning Jazz today to talk Jazz-Funk with Morris Baxter.&nbsp; Duke talks about his music, his roots, and the amazing list of musicians he's worked with over the years, including Miles Davis, Cannonball Adderley, and Frank Zappa.</p><p>If you're headed to tonight's WCLK 39th Anniversary Benefit Concert at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center, here's a chance to give a listen to this morning's conversation in case you missed it.</p> Wed, 03 Apr 2013 14:39:36 +0000 Rob Maynard 572 at http://wclk.com George Duke Stops By To Talk Jazz-Funk From Miles To Zappa Did You Make A Pledge To WCLK Including George Duke Tickets? Here's How To Get Them http://wclk.com/post/did-you-make-pledge-wclk-including-george-duke-tickets-heres-how-get-them <p></p><p>Thanks to all of our new and renewing members who made our Spring 2013 Membership Campaign a huge success.&nbsp; If your membership includes tickets to our 39th Anniversary Concert Wednesday featuring George Duke and Gerald Albright, you have two options with regards to getting your tickets.</p> Sat, 30 Mar 2013 12:22:34 +0000 Rob Maynard 563 at http://wclk.com Did You Make A Pledge To WCLK Including George Duke Tickets? Here's How To Get Them 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 Jazz 91.9 WCLK Announces 39 and Counting…Years of Service to Atlanta Jazz Community http://wclk.com/post/jazz-919-wclk-announces-39-and-counting-years-service-atlanta-jazz-community <P><STRONG><U>Jazz 91.9 WCLK&nbsp;</U></STRONG>&nbsp;- The Jazz of the City - 2013 <STRONG>Spring Membership Campaign</STRONG> takes place on <STRONG>Wednesday, March 13 through Sunday, March 24</STRONG> with a lot of anticipation and excitement.&nbsp; The membership campaign theme is “Jazz all over, stronger than ever,” which follows WCLK’s recent coverage area increase last Fall.&nbsp; It has reenergized a community of Jazz lovers – some who are now receiving a clearer, stronger signal in their offices, homes and cars and, others who are discovering WCLK for the first time due to its exten Tue, 05 Feb 2013 21:25:38 +0000 Shed Jackson 359 at http://wclk.com Jazz 91.9 WCLK Announces 39 and Counting…Years of Service to Atlanta Jazz Community