Long-time Jazz 91.9 WCLK Member, Bobby Cotton, stops by the station to make his donation for the Spring Membership Drive. You can be like Bobby, and support Jazz Public Radio in Atlanta, by calling Pledge Central at 404-880-8807 or support us online by giving quickly and securely by clicking here.
Trombonist Steve Turre's latest release is a wide-ranging set including jazz standards, a nod to Horace Silver, and Turre's alternate wind instrument take on playing seashells. WCLK PD Aaron Cohen is featuring Spiritman throughout the day and night on 91.9 WCLK.
You can purchase Spiritman from Amazon via the link below and a portion of the proceeds will go to the continued non-commercial operation of WCLK. Thanks.
91.9 WCLK is a member supported public radio station. Our Spring Membership Campaign Theme is The Power of One--You can make a difference, by becoming a member today. So call Pledge Central at 404-880-8807 and support the show on the air, or become a member quickly and securely online by clicking here.
Your Health Connection from the Center For Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development at Clark Atlanta University returns March 18 at 6pm on 91.9 WCLK with a hopeful and compelling live conversation about Colon Cancer. March is Colon Cancer Month. Colon cancer rates and deaths are higher in the African American community than in others. Does this have to be? A colonoscopy can save your life. Do you know when and how often to have one?
PNC Bank is a supporter of 91.9 WCLK, Atlanta's Jazz Station. Many listeners have heard about their Grow Up Great Program on the station. The PNC Bank Grow up Great program began in 2004. This program is an outgrowth from PNC employee suggestions that the company support children and education. With this direction from their employees, PNC felt that early childhood education was the right cause. They studied compelling research that shows a focus on children from birth to age five could reap significant gains for the children, their families and society overall.
Atlanta's 22 mile stretch of intown trail called The Beltline has taken off in East Atlanta. The Beltline's Westside Trail broke ground in November on 3 miles of trail and park linkups running from University Avenue in Adair Park north To Lena Avenue at Washington Park. Many WCLK listeners may have noticed the removal of the bridge across Martin Luther King Drive near Washington Park recently. This bridge will be reconstructed as part of The Beltline.
Rene McLean learned alto sax from his stepfather, the legendary Jackie McLean. This legacy hard bop jazz artist checks in with WCLK's Jay Edwards during Jazz Tones Saturday afternoon between 2p and 6p. Don't miss the hard bop, and don't miss this interview.
Marcus Miller is one of jazz music's transformative talents, playing with everyone from Miles and Herbie Hancock to David Sanborn and Bob James. His virtuoso bass playing has carried mainstream and contemporary songs aloft. On his 22nd album, Afrodeesia on Blue Note, he plays in a tight ensemble and includes guests like Chuck D and Keb Mo. WCLK PD Aaron Cohen is playing Afrodeesia throughout the WCLK day, particularly during Serenade To The City, Mon-Fri 10p-2a.
WCLK presents the debut edition of Heart To Heart With Dr. Tartt, beginning Tuesday evening at 6pm. Dr. Alduan Tartt is a licensed psychologist and relationship expert. He helps real people with real issues devise real solutions for happier, healthier lives. Tuesday he’ll talk about Love and Money--how are dating and relationships affected by the money dynamic? We’ll take your calls live, Tuesday at six pm exclusively on 91.9 WCLK and online at wclk.com. Dr.