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9:29 am
Wed May 1, 2013

WCLK Member Ceasar Mitchell Hold's 14th Annual College Prep Series For Area Students

Atlanta City Council President Ceasar C. Mitchell will hold his 14th semi-annual College Prep Series (CPS) Saturday, May 4th from 8:00 a.m. – Noon. The series is being hosted by Atlanta Technical College, 1560 Metropolitan Pkwy, Atlanta, Georgia 30310.

The spring 2013 College Prep Series scores back session is Thursday, May 15th from 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. at Atlanta City Hall, 55 Trinity Avenue, Atlanta, Georgia 30303.

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Jazz
2:16 pm
Tue April 30, 2013

Listen To The Midday Jazz Swing, Monday-Friday 10a-2p

In your car, home or office - tune into Midday Jazz Swing with Nicole Sweeney, weekdays from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM for an eclectic mix of mainstream jazz fused with familiar tunes, standards, vocals and Atlanta based Jazz artists. That's The Midday Jazz Swing with Nicole Sweeney, weekdays from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM.

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Community Engagement
1:01 pm
Tue April 30, 2013

Inside Jazz 91.9 WCLK - April Jazzette

Click here to preview the April Jazzette, Jazz 91.9 WCLK monthly newsletter.  Jazz 91.9 celebrates April; winner of the Spring 2013 membership campaign grand prize - Golf and Safari South African Excursion; meet us at the ABL CEO Appreciation Luncheon – live broadcast; music and event listing; and, more.

Community Engagement
9:39 am
Sat April 27, 2013

Donate Your Old Vehicle And Support Jazz Public Radio On WCLK

Donate Your Vehicle and Support Jazz 91.9 WCLK -  The Jazz of the City!

Now there's another way for you to support Jazz 91.9 - The Jazz of the City and, great Jazz music in Atlanta!

You can now donate your used car to Jazz 91.9 WCLK, The Jazz of The City and help fuel public radio. Turn your used vehicle into valuable radio programming for the entire community. We'll take cars, trucks, vans, RV's, boats if they are on a trailer, and motorcycles that are running. 

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Community Engagement
10:00 am
Fri April 26, 2013

CAU Now Returns With The Latest Good News From Clark Atlanta University


CAU Now returns to WCLK Saturday morning at 7:30 before The Tavis Smiley Show.  Your host is Desmond Dickerson and he will be talking with Dr. Valerie Otero-Marah, a cutting edge cancer researcher whose story has taken her from Kenya to Europe to one of the leading research facilities in America.

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Jazz
9:56 am
Wed April 24, 2013

Alexandra Jackson Chats With Jamal Ahmad

Jazz Vocalist Alexandra Jackson stopped by The S.O.U.L. Of Jazz recently to catch up with Jamal Ahmad and talk about her her debut release From The Start.  Jackson is an accomplished vocalist with stops along with way including Jazz At Lincoln Center, the University of Miami Jazz Program, and a backup vocal stint with Gloria Estafan.

Jackson, who is the youngest daughter of Atlanta's late transformative Mayor Maynard Jackson and Valerie Jackson, arranged and produced the record herself, which is steeped in the Brazilian music that moves her the most.

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Jazz
11:20 am
Tue April 23, 2013

Honorable Judge Brenda H. Cole Joins Midday Jazz Swing To Talk About CAU Guild, Jazz Under The Stars

Hon. Judge Brenda H. Cole

Nicole Sweeney is joined on the Midday Jazz Swing today at noon by the Honorable Judge Brenda H. Cole for a discussion about the CAU Guild and it's annual fundraiser Jazz Under The Stars, coming up May 4 with Ramsey Lewis on the CAU Campus.  You can hear their chat on demand at the end of this post.

The CAU Guild has provided over $1.8 million to fund scholarships for students over the years.  Some 1,000 people are expected to attend this year's event, which takes place at 7pm in the Harkness Quadrangle on campus.

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Jazz
3:00 pm
Sun April 21, 2013

Terri Lyne Carrington Rocks JazzSet

Tune in Sunday evening at 7pm for an amazing set by Terri Lyne Carrington as she and her band tear through a mondern re-imagining of the 1962 collaboration between Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus and Max Roach called Money Jungle.

Jazz 91.9 WCLK is your home for NPR Jazz, including JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater, Saturday mornings at six, Sunday evenings at 7pm.

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Community Engagement
8:52 am
Sat April 20, 2013

Good Government, First Responders, and Crime Victims Rights On Fulton Focus

Fulton Focus this month includes a closer look at Fulton County Emergency 911 Services and Fulton observances of National Crime Victims Rights Week April 21-27.  Communications Director Ericka Davis drops by to discuss your county government during National County Government month.

We'll also talk about Fulton County Emergency Management's "See Something/Say Something" public service campaign designed to keep everyone alert to their surroundings.

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Jazz
10:39 am
Fri April 19, 2013

Nicole Sweeney Hosts Steve Dancz and Willy Ziavino At Friday Jazz @ The High

Steve Dancz

Join Nicole Sweeney for Friday Jazz @ The High Museum this evening beginning at 5pm for a double feature that will last until midnight.  Steve Dancz and his sextet will play, followed by the Latin sounds of Willy Ziavino and the C.O.T. Band.

Stroll the museum and take in the Frida and Diego exhibit, and settle in for some top-flight jazz, all hosted by your Midday Jazz Swing host Nicole.

For more information about Friday Jazz At The High click here.

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