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12:55 pm
Fri March 28, 2014

Wayne Shorter At 80 @ Rialto Center April 5. Shorter Talks With Jay Edwards

Legendary saxophonist and composer Wayne Shorter is celebrating his 80th birthday by touring with a quartet including Danilo Perez, John Patitucci and Brian Blade, in conjunction with Shorter's new record Without A Net.  They appear at the Rialto Center for the Arts at Georgia State University downtown on Saturday, April 5.

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Community Engagement
2:31 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Jazzette, March Issue - WWD Performers Revealed...

Click here to preview the Jazzette, Jazz 91.9 WCLK newsletter, March issue – celebrate 40 with us  - serenade w/ Dianne Reeves + mesmerize w/ George Benson = May 9 @cobbenergypac #WCLK40  Also in this issue, Wednesday WindDown in April - performers revealed; membership in March…Programming highlights, live event listing and more.  ENJOY!

Community Engagement
1:25 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

Attend Seabreeze Jazz Fest in Panama City As A VIP By Calling WCLK With Your Pledge Today!

Just call 404-880-8807 during our Spring Membership Campaign and you will be entered for our grand prize drawing for a VIP ticket and accommodation package to attend the 2014 Seabreeze Jazz Festival in Panama City April 23-27.

Vip package for two (2)  that includes: two (2) vip tickets to the entire four (4) day festival,vip parking pass and four (4) night stay/accomodations at the Seychelles Beach Resort - a beautiful gulf-front condominium.

About Seabreeze Jazz Festival:

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Community Engagement
12:12 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

CAU Interim VP Trisa Long Paschal On CAU Now On WCLK

CAU Now on March 22 featured Interim Clark Atlanta University Vice President for Institutional Advancement and University Relations Trisa Long Paschal, who shared her vision for a strong and sustainable future for one of America's great HBCUs.  You can listen to that conversation on demand here.

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Community Engagement
11:42 am
Tue March 25, 2014

Smart N Up Conference Saturday @ GWCC Features Tavis Smiley

Saturday's Smart N Up Conference features a solution focussed discussion centered toward conquering social injustice within the community.  It will be hosted by Tavis Smiley, but the focus is on bringing young people together to generate their own solutions for endemic poverty and inequality.

From the Smart N Up Facebook:

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Jazz
1:19 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Friday Jazz @ The High Museum With Karla Harris, Hosted By Jamal Ahmad

Swing by Atlanta's High Museum of Art Friday March 21 from 5pm until 10pm for Friday Jazz.  You can take in all of the latest exhibits, and catch jazz vocalist Karla Harris and her combo.  It's the best way to beat Atlanta's Friday traffic jam.  The event is hosted by WCLK's Jamal Ahmad.  We hope to see you there.

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

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Community Engagement
7:00 am
Wed March 19, 2014

Are You A Member Yet-Support WCLK During Our Spring Membership Campaign Through March 30

Support Atlanta's only Jazz Public Radio Station during our Spring Membership Campaign.  Call 404-880-8807 during our live pledge programming, or click at the top of this page on the Support This Station.

Community Engagement
8:35 am
Sat March 15, 2014

Fulton Focus On WCLK Features Vendor Opportunities, Voting, Citizen's University and Diet

Fulton Focus is a production of WCLK and Fulton County Communications.  This month on Fulton Focus we feature Rholanda Stanberry with a discussion of the upcoming Vendor Opportunity Day March 27.  Ericka Davis discusses the upcoming Fulton County Citizen's University.  Fulton County Director of Registration and Elections Richard Barron discusses the registration deadline (April 21) and early voting opportunities in the upcoming May 20 Primary Election.  And in honor of March being Nutrition Month, Fulton County Registered Dietician Rachel Agnew stops by to talk about making healthy choices

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Jazz
3:04 pm
Fri March 14, 2014

Serenade To The City Pick Of The Week, Nathan East

What do Daft Punk, Foreplay, Michael Jackson, Beyonce and Eric Clapton have in common?  They all relied on the deft bass of Nathan East to drive their songs and hits.  East has his own, self-titled record out right now.  WCLK PD Aaron Cohen has named it his Serenade To The City Pick Of The Week.

You'll hear Daft Funk, among others, as you stay tuned to Atlanta's Jazz Station.

You can support WCLK by purchasing Nathan East's new record below:

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Arts
2:53 pm
Fri March 14, 2014

Jamal Ahmad Talks "Race" With True Colors Cast

Kenny Leon's True Colors Theatre Company presents David Mamet's "Race" at the Southwest Arts Center between now and March 23.  Mamet's dialogue, coupled with True Colors acting and direction equals a compelling night out for live theatre.  Show leads Tiffany Hobbs and Neal Ghant stopped by to talk about it with WCLK's Jamal Ahmad.

If you would like to see True Colors production of Race, click here.

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