Midday Jazz

Weekdays from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM
Rivablue

Rivablue, host, Midday Jazz Swing
Rivablue, host, Midday Jazz Swing

In your car, home or office - tune into The Midday Jazz Swing with Rivablue, weekdays from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM for mainstream Jazz fused with familiar tunes, standards, vocals and Atlanta-based Jazz artists.

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Jazz
8:06 am
Tue January 6, 2015

Rivablue Has Your Midday Jazz, 10a-2p Monday-Friday

Your workday never sounded so good, with Midday Jazz hosted by the inimitable Rivablue.  Catch Rivablue Monday-Friday 10a-2p.  Whether we're the soundtrack to your office or the balm to your lunchtime traffic, Rivablue has all of your jazz favorites.  

Arts
1:37 pm
Tue November 18, 2014

Ballethnic Dance Company Presents Urban Nutcracker @ Ferst Center Nov 20-23

One of Atlanta's great family holiday traditions is the Ballethnic Dance Company's Urban Nutcracker, in performance this week November 20-23 at the Robert Ferst Center for The Arts at Georgia Tech.  This trek down Atlanta's Sweet Auburn Avenue includes ballet, tap, and other dance pieces and also reggae dolls spinning and black Russians leaping, all led by Brown Sugar.

Ballethnic Dance Company Co-Founder Waverly T. Lucas II joined Rivablue on the Midday Jazz Swing on WCLK to talk about it:

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Jazz
10:05 am
Sat November 8, 2014

Rivablue & Friends Interpret Phyllis Hyman

WCLK's Midday Jazz Swing Host Rivablue will be joined by vocalists Kemba Cofield and JeanIsJasmine for an interpretation of the music of the late great Phyllis Hyman, in an event that is happening at Cafe 290 in Sandy Springs on Wednesday November 12.  They will be joined by Kevin Osborn on keys, Ray McMurty on bass and drummer Emrah Kotan.

Rivablue: Phyllis Hyman was a singer, songwriter, and actress.  Her songs were filled with passion and emotion.  Everybody loved her.  The way she would interpret the lyrics to any song would captivate an audience.

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Jazz
1:30 pm
Tue July 15, 2014

NBAF Brings Wynton Marsalis To ATL 7/25. Wynton Calls Rivablue To Talk About It

The National Black Arts Festival Proudly Presents The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, led by Music Director Wynton Marsalis on Friday, July 25, 8:00PM, at the Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta, Symphony Hall.  Marsalis dialed up Rivablue, host of The Midday Jazz Swing on WCLK, to talk about it.

If you would like to attand the July 25 NBAF event at Woodruff Arts Center, click here for information.

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Jazz
1:48 pm
Wed July 9, 2014

Smooth Summer Nights July 12 Featuring Brian Simpson, Euge Groove, Bobby Caldwell & Najee

Support for WCLK comes from our friends at Wade Ford, sponsors of the Wade Ford Summer Concert Series at the Mablehouse Barnes Ampitheater.   On Saturday night you can join in the groove at the Smooth Summer Nights show with Brian Simpson, Euge Groove, Bobby Caldwell and Najee.

If you don't have your tickets yet, click here.

Najee joined Morris Baxter this morning to catch up, and talk about Saturday night's performance.

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Jazz
1:24 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

WCLK teams up with Jazz Roots for Jazz in the Classroom featuring Janis Siegel

WCLK's Riva Blue with vocalist Janis Siegel and the students of Hillgrove High School
Credit Ray Cornelius

Hillgrove High School students participated in Jazz in the Classroom yesterday featuring jazz vocalist Janis Siegel. The two-hour program chronicles Jazz history and its significance to pop, R&B and hip-hop music. The assembly was presented on behalf of Cobb Energy Centre’s Foundation ArtsBridge program and Atlanta’s jazz station, Jazz 91.9 WCLK.

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Jazz
1:35 pm
Wed July 17, 2013

Join Nicole Sweeney and Justin Chesarek for Friday Jazz At The High Museum

You can join Nicole Sweeney and Justin Chesarek for this month's edition of Friday Jazz At The High Museum.  Chesarek will be joined by a hot trio for the perfect way for you to avoid the traffic jam.  Catch the Dutch masterpiece paintings of the "Girl With A Pearl Earring" exhibit and fill your head with straight ahead Jazz At The High.

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

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Jazz
1:50 pm
Thu June 20, 2013

Nicole Sweeney Hosts Friday Jazz @ The High with Takana Miyamoto

Nicole Sweeney from The Midday Jazz Swing on WCLK is your host as Friday Jazz At The High for June presents the Takana Miyamoto Trio and Russell Gunn, 5p-10p Friday at Atlanta's amazing High Museum.

Takana Miyamoto is a multi award-winning, internationally acclaimed concert pianist, composer and music producer. She bases herself in USA and Japan, and has traveled and performed in 25 countries worldwide including North and South Americas, Europe, Asia, and Africa.

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Jazz
1:40 pm
Wed May 22, 2013

Nikki Yanofsky Talks Jazz, Quincy Jones With Nicole Sweeney

Jazz Vocalist Nikki Yanofsky called in to The Midday Jazz Swing to talk about her career and her performance Thursday night May 23 at Atlanta's Fox Theatre as a part of An Evening With Quincy Jones and Friends, a benefit for the American Cancer Society celebrating their 100th birthday.

You can listen to the interview below.

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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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