The Veterans Empowerment Project of Georgia seeks to provide a wide range of services needed by veterans of our armed services who are homeless. They are holding a jazz-themed event Friday July 25 @ 6pm at the Helene Mills Multi-Purpose Center at 515 John Wesley Dobbs Avenue in the Old Fourth Ward.
WCLK member Cheryl Wilson with AtlantaCashHomes.com decided to promote her business and support WCLK at the same time by becoming a WCLK Business Member.
Wilson enjoys listening to WCLK after a day of talking to sellers and looking at properties. She handles the day to day operations at AtlantaCashHomes.com, and is passionate about finding creative solutions for home owners who need to sell their homes but don’t want to make repairs. Additionally, she helps landlords who are ready to retire their investment portfolio.
Click here to preview the Jazzette, Jazz 91.9 WCLK newsletter, July issue - join us #August25 for 27 holes of Championship golf @EaglesLCC - golf, games, networking and Jazz; Saxophonist Antoine Knight plays #WCLK40 WWD on July 30; see what Jazzette readers and WCLK staff are listening to – engage - @UndergroundATL Heritage Arts & Soul Festival - July
Fulton Focus is a partnership between WCLK and Fulton County Communications that helps everyone be aware of programs and initiatives available to the nearly 1 million people living in WCLK's home county.
Underground Atlanta has been a proud supporter of WCLK for many years. There is a big event coming up at Underground Atlanta Friday through Sunday, July 25 through the 27th. The 19th Annual Heritage Arts and Soul Festival will include over 30 artists and designers, an artist lecture series, live music, and special heritage events.
For information about all of the events at this year's Heritage Arts and Soul Festival, click here.
The National Black Arts Festival Proudly Presents The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, led by Music Director Wynton Marsalis on Friday, July 25, 8:00PM, at the Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta, Symphony Hall. Marsalis dialed up Rivablue, host of The Midday Jazz Swing on WCLK, to talk about it.
If you would like to attand the July 25 NBAF event at Woodruff Arts Center, click here for information.
On Thursday, July 31, NEXT, in partnership with the National Black Arts Festival (NBAF), will play host to four of the city’s most aspiring visual artists, writers, poets and musicians — artists on the cusp of stardom. This emerging artist showcase will take place at 7:00 p.m. at Hammonds House Museum, featuring the works of Fahamu Pecou (visual artist/scholar), Michael Molina (playwright), Jon Goode (poet), and Brenda Nicole Moorer (musician).
Jay Edwards was joined on Jazz Tones July 12 by both the legendary Lenny White and Letizia Gambi.
Here's what Gambi's website says by way of introduction:
INTRODUCING LETIZIA GAMBI" is the title of the debut recording by vocalist Letizia Gambi, a project conceived and developed with one of the most acclaimed musicians recording today, jazz drummer, producer, and multi Grammy Award winner, Lenny White.
Jazz 91.9 WCLK, Atlanta’s Jazz Station, will host a Jazz and Celebrity Golf Event on Monday, August 25, 2014 at Eagle’s Landing Country Club, home to 27 holes of Championship golf. In addition to the golf tournament, other activities include a beginner’s golf clinic, live radio broadcast, contests, games, networking and an awards celebration.
Kiplyn Primus was joined Saturday morning July 12 for The Local Take, as she welcomed participants in the 2014 Young African Leaders Initiative. The Obama administration’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) is a signature effort to invest in the next generation of African leaders. Nearly 1 in 3 Africans are between the ages of 10 and 24, and approximately 60 percent of Africa’s total population is below the age of 35.