Morning Jazz

Weekdays from 6:00 AM until 10:00 AM
  • Hosted by Morris Baxter

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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Jazz 91.9 WCLK  will provide special coverage of the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day of Service on Monday, January 18.  Join us after Morning Jazz as we feature a simulcast of Fox 5 Atlanta, Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Commemorative Service coverage, live from the Horizon Sanctuary of Ebenezer Baptist Church.   Following the service coverage, WCLK will air a new documentary The Power of Nonviolence: The Spirituality of Peacemaking, a project by David Freudberg, produced in association with WGBH Boston.

 Attorney Don Edwards has supported Jazz 91.9 WCLK since its beginning.   Attorney Edwards is a regular participant in Jazz 91.9 Signature Serenade segments.  Signature Serenade is a special segment during Jazz at Sundown  in  support of Jazz 91.9  WCLK Fall and Spring Membership Campaigns.

Atlanta Public School System

Morris Baxter talked with Atlanta Public Schools Superintendent, Meria Joel Carstarphen, Ed. D, during the Tuesday, November 24 edition of Morning Jazz.   Since April 2014, Dr. Carstarphen has been committed to providing equal opportunities for all Atlanta Public School students to achieve and grow.   

Listen to the interview with Dr. Carstarphen: 

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Rev. Jackson stopped by Jazz 91.9 to talk with Morris Baxter during Morning Jazz .   He was joined by Rainbow PUSH, Vice President of Legal Affairs, Attorney Janice Mathis.  

Reverend Jesse Jackson  is in Atlanta for the 16th Annual Rainbow PUSH Creating Opportunity Conference on Friday, October 30 and a Financial Empowerment Series event on Saturday, October 31.   Both events take place at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta.   Below are highlights from the interview: 

Najee stopped by WCLK this morning to talk with Morris Baxter on Morning Jazz before tomorrow evening's CAU Guild Jazz Under The Stars Fundraiser.

Want to lift a glass to WCLK Morning Jazz Host Morris Baxter for his birthday?  Want to hear performances from Rhonda Thomas, Ken Ford, and Joey Sommerville?  Come to the Suite Lounge downtown at 375 Lucky Street ATL 30313 Friday night, January 30 for Morris Baxter's Birthday Bash.  Doors open 7p, show begins at 7:30p.

Tickets are $15, available in advance on Eventbrite, click here for ticketing.

Morris Baxter and Fonda Smith have your ride in to work each Monday through Friday, 6a-10a.  Fonda has your news and traffic, and Morris has the music to get you ready for your day and his daily motivations to help you make the most of things.  Morning Jazz with Morris In The Morning, right here on member supported 91.9 WCLK.

Morris Baxter and Fonda Smith have your ride in to work each Monday through Friday, 6a-10a.  Fonda has your news and traffic, and Morris has the music to get you ready for your day and his daily motivations to help you make the most of the day.  Morning Jazz with Morris In The Morning, right here on member supported 91.9 WCLK.

The Atlanta Business League is a proud supporter of WCLK.  They present their 30th Annual Super Tuesday Conference on Tuesday, September 30 from 8a-4:30p at the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel.  This event kicks off with the Annual 100 Women of Vision Breakfast, recognizing African American female entrepreneurs and professionals, along with the Women's Business Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony featuring this year's honoree Patricia Russell-McCloud.

Congratulations to Curtis Jones of College Park, who won the grand prize drawing following WCLK's Spring Membership Campaign.  Everyone who supported WCLK during our drive was entered for a chance to win tickets and accommodations at the upcoming Seabreeze Jazz Festival.  Jones' name was pulled during Morning Jazz with Morris on Monday and now he will be off to Panama City Beach for salt air, sunshine, and live jazz.

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