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7:20 pm
Wed May 6, 2015

WCLK hosts screening of Clark Terry Documentary, "Keep On Keepin' On" [PHOTOS]

Credit Ray Cornelius

Atlanta's Jazz Station, Jazz 91.9 WCLK recently hosted a screening of the Clark Terry film, "Keep On Keepin' On." The documentary follows the late jazz legend over four years to document the mentorship between Terry and 23-year-old blind piano prodigy Justin Kauflin as the young man prepares to compete in an elite, international competition.

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Arts
3:29 pm
Tue May 5, 2015

HBO & GA Film Office host ATL Premiere of ‘BESSIE’ [PHOTOS + VIDEO]

"Bessie" Producer Shelby Stone with the film's actor, Tory Kittles
Credit Ray Cornelius

The Atlanta screening of HBO's “Bessie” starring Queen Latifah was held last night at the Rialto Center for the Arts at Georgia State University. The VIP event was hosted by the film’s producer Shelby Stone and the film’s star Tory Kittles. “Bessie” also features Tika Sumpter, Mo'NiqueMichael K. WilliamsKhandi Alexander and Mike Epps.

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Jazz
5:07 pm
Fri May 1, 2015

Watch Official Trailer for "What Happened, Miss Simone?"

Nina Simone
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Netflix has released the official 2-minute trailer for its highly anticipated documentary on the life and music of the High Priestess of Soul, Nina Simone. The film is titled, “What Happened, Miss Simone?” and features never-before-heard recordings and rare archival footage together with Nina’s most memorable songs. Recorded over the course of 3 decades, Nina tells her life story to various interviewers and would-be biographers.

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Community Engagement
1:22 pm
Thu March 26, 2015

Jazz 91.9 WCLK Newsletter - Jazzette, Spring Issue

Click here for your copy of the Jazz 91.9 WCLK Jazzette, Spring Issue.  Inside:  The Power of One #MembershipMatters  +  an evening w/ Natalie Cole +   if the SHOE FITS, fill the box  +   programming highlights +   live music and events  +   Jazz Profile and CD Poll results  +  more…

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Community Engagement
8:51 am
Thu January 29, 2015

Jazz 91.9 WCLK Newsletter - January Issue

Credit Shed Jackson

Click here for the Jazz 91.9 WCLK Jazzette, January Issue – Inside:  General Manager’s Message; WCLK Commemorative T-shirt Design Contest; CAU Queens Community Service Project; programming highlights; live music and events;  Jazz Profile and CD Poll results; and, more…

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Jazz
1:57 pm
Tue August 26, 2014

Relax & Unwind at WCLK Wednesday WindDown - August 27

Credit Shed Jackson

Relax and unwind at the Jazz 91.9 WCLK, 40th Anniversary Edition of Wednesday WindDown at Centennial Olympic Park on August 27.   Beginning at 2:00 p.m. Jamal Ahmad, host of the SOUL of Jazz will broadcast, live from the Park.  At 5:30 p.m., Internationally Acclaimed Pianist, Madoca, will take the stage.   Enjoy an evening of Contemporary and Classic Jazz at the Jazz 91.9 WCLK 40th Anniversary edition of Wednesday WindDown in Centennial Olympic Park Concert on August 27, 5:30 p.m. featuring Madoca.  Click here to sample what’s in store! 

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Business
1:55 pm
Wed August 20, 2014

Jazz 91.9 WCLK Newsletter - Jazzette, August Issue

Click here to preview the Jazz 91.9 WCLK – Jazzette  - August issue.  We are pleased to announce a Tony Award Winner and avid Golfer as the event chair of the Jazz 91.9 WCLK 40th Anniversary Jazz & Celebrity Golf Event along with former NFL players and musicians as cohosts. 

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Community Engagement
11:38 am
Thu April 3, 2014

Jazz 91.9 WCLK and CAU Department of English Poetry Competition

  April is National Poetry Month and Jazz 91.9 WCLK and Clark Atlanta University (CAU) Department of English presents a poetry competition for poets ages 18 and up.  Poets are invited to submit original poetry on topics ranging from the joy of being alive to commentary about social and political issues.  Do you want to praise someone; heal a broken heart with your words; or, celebrate the future?     Submit your poetry now through Friday, April 18, 5:00 p.m. to:  CAUPoetryContest@cau.edu

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Jazz
3:07 pm
Wed February 19, 2014

Jazz 91.9 WCLK 40th Anniversary Jazz Legacy Gala & Concert

The Jazz Legacy Gala includes dinner, tributes and a special serenade by Dianne Reeves. Ticket purchase to the Gala includes a ticket to the George Benson Concert.
Credit Shed Jackson

In addition to a special serenade by Dianne Reeves, the Jazz Legacy Gala includes dinner and tributes.    Ticket purchase to the Gala includes a ticket to the George Benson Concert.  Reserve your table seats by clicking here.

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Community Engagement
11:08 am
Fri October 18, 2013

Jazzette - October Issue Nine v. Six

In observance of…; highlights from the show;  how you can help sustain the legacy of Jazz; takin’ The Local Take LOCAL; programming highlights, live event listing and more in the October issue of the Jazzette. Click here. ENJOY!

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