Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

Bob James Talks Career, Fourplay, WCLK Benefit Show

Nov 11, 2015

Bob James has been a force in Smooth Jazz music since his days playing for Stanley Turrentine, Grover Washington, Jr., Earl Klugh and David Sanborn.   He's held down keyboards in Fourplay from the very beginning.   In advance of tomorrow night's performance for Jazz 91.9 WCLK at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre he called in to talk about it all with Jamal Ahmad on the SOUL of Jazz.

It's not too late to purchase your tickets to Thursday night's concert. Click here for more info.

Jazz 91.9 WCLK will present an evening of Jazz that will include  performances by Dianne Reeves on Thursday, November 12, 8:00p.m. at Cobb Energy  Centre.    During Midday Jazz , I speak with Dianne about her craft and performance for Jazz 91.9, Atlanta's Jazz Public Radio Station.

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WCLK listeners with an ear for the New Orleans sound will not want to miss the Aaron Neville Quintet and special guest Kristina Train on Thursday, October 15 at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre.

Ticket information is available by clicking here.

From Cobb Energy's website:

Atlanta, GA – Jazz 91.9 WCLK, Atlanta’s Jazz Station, will  present the jazziest musical experience of the season, an evening of Jazz featuring multi Grammy Award  winning Songstress Extraordinaire, Diane Reeves along with the incomparable, super group, Fourplay.  Reeves and Fourplay, all on one stage, Thursday, November 12, 8:00 p.m. at Cobb Energy Centre Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta. 

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WCLK listeners with an ear for the New Orleans sound will not want to miss the Aaron Neville Quintet and special guest Kristina Train on Thursday, October 15 at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre.

Ticket information is available by clicking here.

From Cobb Energy's website:

Natalie Cole called in to Midday Jazz on WCLK to talk with Rivablue. They discussed her upcoming June 26 Appearance at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre on behalf of 91.9 WCLK. They also talked about ignoring the critics, her recent foray into Latin music, and the fact that WCLK listeners and members who are going to the concert better be ready for a lot of songs from her long history in music.

Bluey from Incognito dropped by Midday Jazz with Rivablue today in advance of tonight's performance at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center, to show his support for 91.9 WCLK during our Spring Membership Campaign.

You can show the Power of One by calling Pledge Central at 404-880-8807, or clicking here to become a member online safely and securely.

Incognito returns to the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center Thursday, March 26 at 8pm on their Amplified Soul Tour.  This time around the band is re-joined by Maysa. Special guests includ Khari Cabral Simmons and Chatae Cann  Tickets are still available, and can be purchased by clicking here.

Maysa checked in with Jamal Ahmad during The Soul of Jazz to show her support for WCLK's Spring Membership Campaign and talk about her work with Incognito.

The Dave Koz Christmas Tour 2014 helps kick off the Atlanta Holiday Season Wednesday night, December 3 at one of the South's best jazz venues, Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre.  The 2014 Dave Koz and Friends Christmas tour will feature Koz along with three special guests: Jonathan Butler, who has earned accolades in the R&B, contemporary jazz and gospel fields, plus two artists who are new to the run – GRAMMY-winning singer-songwriter Christopher Cross, known for such Top 10 hits as “Sailing,” “Ride Like the Wind” and “Arthur’s Theme (Best That You C

Thanks to everyone who joined us at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre for our 40th Anniversary Gala Event and also the George Benson concert that took place afterwards.

Click here for a slideshow of photos taken during the Gala dinner and special intimate performance featuring Diane Reeves.  Click here for a slideshow of photos taken during the George Benson performance.

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