Jazz
10:08 am
Sat May 18, 2013

Join Ovee And WCLK For An Exclusive Esperanza Spalding Screening May 31

WCLK as we kick off June as Black Music Month with a special live performance of Cinnamon Tree by Esperanza Spalding.  This performance of Cinnamon Tree comes from Esperanza's return to the Austin City Limits program on PBS. Esperanza's performance can be viewed via Ovee on May 31 at 1:15pm EDT, and will be moderated by Nicole Sweeney from the Midday Jazz Swing on WCLK. Ovee is the new social screening platform that allows you to participate in a group, watching and discussing your favorite PBS and public television programs.

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Community Engagement
9:15 am
Sat May 18, 2013

Fulton Focus Covers Older Americans, Transitional Housing, and Parks and Rec

Fulton County is your county at your service.  This month on Fulton Focus we discuss Older Americans Month, Fulton County's innovative Springdale Place transitional housing facility for women and their children, and a Summer's worth of great programs from Fulton County Parks and Recreation.

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Jazz
1:08 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

Will Goble and Nicole Sweeney Talk Friday Jazz @ The High



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Bassist Will Goble dropped by The Midday Jazz Swing today to talk about this evening's appearance at Friday Jazz At The High Museum.

The High Museum of Art is pleased to present The Will Goble Quartet featuring Gregory Tardy for May's Friday Jazz artists.

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Community Engagement
1:03 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

Jazz 91.9 WCLK May Jazzette

In the May issue of the Jazzette: capture your mind with music; Jonathan Butler loves the kids – Jazz in the Classroom; A Live Conversation with Jazz Musician Tia Fuller;  programming highlights, live event listing and more in the Jazzette. Click here.


Be sure to Listen Up! to Jazz 91.9 WCLK now through May 21, 2013 for your chance to win tickets to enjoy an evening with Quincy Jones and Friends on 05/23 8 PM @TheFoxTheatre. 

Bill Chappell is a blogger and producer who works with NPR's Morning Edition and Digital Media group. In addition to coordinating Web features, he frequently contributes to NPR's blogs, from The Two Way and All Tech Considered to The Salt.

Community Engagement
2:52 pm
Tue May 14, 2013

Your Health Connection With All You Need To Know About Cancer Screening

WCLK and The Cancer Center at Clark Atlanta University present "Cancer Screening 101--Who Needs To Be Screened, When and How" on Your Health Connection on the air Wednesday evening May 15 at 6pm.

Your Health Connection Host Barbara Washington is joined by Dr. Shafiq Khan, Scientific Director of the Center for Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development at Clark Atlanta University.  Also in studio is Dr. Daniel Blumenthal, Professor and Chair of the Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine and Associate Dean for Community Programs at the Morehouse School of Medicine.

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Community Engagement
10:00 am
Sat May 11, 2013

Jazz In The Classroom

Jazz 91.9 WCLK Jazz in the Classroom workshops provide an opportunity to engage students through practical lessons, featuring professional jazz artists. 

WCLK partners Atlanta area schools grades 6-12 to host a 60 – 90 minute session that addresses high school dropout prevention; the significance of including performing arts and music curriculum

The highlight of Jazz in the Classroom workshop includes professional musician demonstrations and a finale jam session between musician and students.

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Community Engagement
7:15 am
Sat May 11, 2013

Happy Mother's Day With Modern Moms On The Local Take

The look of Mom’s have changed over the years, but today’s moms come equipped with technology, apps, online videos, and more!  So do moms with Google have more to offer than analog Moms?  Have Moms really changed or do they just have access to more information?

Kiplyn Primus is joined on The Local Take with Karen Adams, Joyce Davis, and Melanie Dawson Jackson, a mom who home schools.

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Community Engagement
10:34 am
Fri May 10, 2013

Get Your Morning Motivation--Chase Your Dreams

Get Jazz, motivation and inspiration on Morning Jazz with Morris in the Morning – weekdays from 6:00 AM until 10:00 AM featuring a mix of Contemporary and Progressive Jazz to move your morning.  News Anchor Fonda Smith keeps you informed with news and traffic on the 15's, 30's and 45's.  Morris Baxter gives you your morning motivation at 45 minutes past the hour 7-8-9. It's the best morning team on public radio – Morning Jazz, weekdays from 7:00 AM until 10:00 AM, right here on Jazz 91.9 WCLK – The Jazz of the City and, on CAU – TV Comcast Atlanta 23.

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