Jamal Ahmad is your emcee as Atlanta's High Museum of Art welcomes keyboardist Louis Herriveaux for the May edition of Friday Jazz At The High, May 16 from 5p until 10p. Admission to Friday Jazz is free with your admission to the museum. You can beat the traffic, take in the High's latest exhibits, including the last week of Abelardo Morell: The Universe Next Door, and dig jazz music from Louis Herriveaux. We don't think there is a better way to spend a Friday evening.
Louis Herriveaux and High Museum's Jessica Joris stopped by WCLK to talk about it with Jamal:
The Black Women's Agenda Inc., in partnership with AARP, will host the Because We Care Forum on Saturday, May 17 at the Greater Smith Chapel A.M.E. Church at 183 Mayson Ave, NE Atlanta GA 30307.
This event is designed to provide resources to caregivers, and will take place from 9a until 1p on Saturday. It will feature health, financial and legal experts sharing caregiving resources. The event will also focus on how families can prepare for caregiving, when the time arises.
WCLK PD and Serenade To The City Host Aaron Cohen is adding the debut record from Letizia Gambi. Introducing Letizia Gambi is produced by Lenny White and features a who's who of Jazz greats, including Gato Barbieri, Ron Carter, Chick Corea, Gil Goldstein, Wallace Roney, Patrice Rushen, and White.
"Lenny White and Letizia Gambi have created the hippest musical address in Naples; at the intersection of Neapolitan music and jazz."
Join us for The Local Take with Kiplyn Primus Saturday morning at 7am as we discuss the new Falcons Stadium and its impact on the community. We'll take your calls live and feature guests and remarks from folks in the Vine City, English Avenue, Castleberry Hill and the AUC.
Host Daphne Walker is joined by CAU Psychologist Dr. Gregory Bass Wednesday at 6pm for the May edition of The Call To True Beauty. This is a live, interactive talk show featuring your calls. The Call To True Beauty deals with the real world issues of domestic and dating violence with the goal of helping you find happy, healthy relationships.
Atlanta Get Ready! Saturday night May 3 at 7pm, Grammy Award Winner Lalah Hathaway, The Clark Atlanta University Jazz Vocal Ensemble and the Clark Atlanta University Jazz Orchestra will perform at the 21st Annual Jazz Under The Stars Concert. This event will be held on the campus of Clark Atlanta University at the Harkness Hall Quadrangle. It's a rain or shine event and weather is scheduled to be beautiful, because Mother Nature wants to hear Lalah, too. This event is presented by the CAU Guild and UPS.
The Jazz 91.9 WCLK Benefit Concert featuring George Benson and the Legacy Gala with Dianne Reeves takes place Friday, May 9 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre.
Tickets acquired via WCLK during our recent membership drive will be available for pick-up at JAZZ 91.9 WCLK Radio Station from Monday, May 5 to Thursday, May 8 between the business hours of 10am to 5pm.
Our address is 111 James P. Brawley Drive, SW, Atlanta, GA 30314.
Tickets may also be picked up the day of the show on May 9th at The Cobb Energy Centre box office beginning at 2:00pm.
Atlanta’s Jazz Station will recognize the exceptional work of organizations that have made a difference in Greater Atlanta through a series of on air spotlights and engagement initiatives: WCLK Community Honors presented by Mercedes-Benz of Buckhead. WCLK Community Honors presented by Mercedes-Benz of Buckhead is a yearlong program that will honor a deserving organization every quarter beginning April 2014.