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New Music: Music For Film By Terence Blanchard

Jan 22, 2018

Terence Blanchard is a trumpet player, composer, bandleader, and has composed the scores to over 50 films in a prolific career. His music is the accompaniment to most Spike Lee films. On this new record from Silva Screen Music, Film Fest Gent continues their tradition of honoring movie music by releasing Music For Film, featuring Blanchard and the Brussels Philharmonic Orchestra.

The record features 16 cuts from films including music from Clockers, She Hate Me, Miracle At St. Ana, Bamboozled, Chi-Raq, Malcolm X and others. You can hear cuts from Music For Film on Serenade to the City on Jazz 91.9 WCLK, Monday through Friday from  10:00 p.m. until 2:00 a.m.

Jazz Tones Insights - Miguel Zenon

Jan 20, 2018
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Join me on Jazz Tones at Jazz 91.9 WCLK on Sunday, January 21 from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.  I'll be joined by Miguel Zenon who is a multiple Grammy nominee, Guggenheim and MacArthur fellowship award recipient. He is also an alto saxophonist, composer, bandleader, producer and educator. As the founding member of the San Francisco Jazz Collective and the Miguel Zenon Quartet, he has performed as a sideman with such notables as Bobby Hutcherson, Joshua Redman, Danilo Perez and Antonio Sanchez. The Miguel Zenon Quartet will appear at the Robert Ferst Center at Georgia Tech University on Saturday, January 27 at 8:00 pm.

Saturday morning at 7:30am on WCLK join us for The CheckUp with Dr. Courtney Shelton, MD. The CheckUp provides the community with useful health information you can use each day to lead a happier, healthier life. This week Dr. Shelton is joined by Cardiologist Dr. Michael Toca for a discussion about men's heart health. They'll talk about ED and how that is affected by your heart. They'll also discuss the daily changes you can make to keep your heart healthy for yourself and your loved ones.

Here is Dr. Toca's list of things your cardiologist wants you to to:

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Edwin Hawkins, the four-time Grammy® Award-winning leader of The Edwin Hawkins Singers’ 1969 million-seller, “Oh Happy Day,” died January 15 at his home in the Bay area, after a bout with pancreatic cancer.  He was 74 years old.

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