Jazz Under The Stars

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The 4th Annual Jazz Under the Stars, sponsored by the Marriage Ministry at St. Philip AME Church in Atlanta, took place Friday, August 7th and featured Kathleen Bertrand and Jeff Sparks. It was an evening to remember, the weather was perfect and a good time was had by all in attendance. Jazz 91.9 WCLK was the media host, represented at the event by our own Kerwin D. Sims. We extend our sincere thanks to Pastor William Watley, Danny Wilson and the entire St. Philip AME Church family!

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Two-time Grammy nominated saxophonist and flautist, Najee will headline The Clark Atlanta University Guild's 22nd Annual Jazz Under The Stars concert, along with Jazz vocalist Kathleen Bertrand as the opening artist.  The Clark Atlanta University Jazz Orchestra & Jazz Vocal Ensemble will also perform.  Hosted by the CAU Guild, with UPS® as the presenting sponsor, Jazz Under the Stars will be held rain or shine and will benefit The Clark Atlanta University Guild’s Annual Performing Arts Scholarship Program.  All contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.  This is an

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Atlanta Get Ready!  Saturday night May 3 at 7pm, Grammy Award Winner Lalah Hathaway, The Clark Atlanta University Jazz Vocal Ensemble and the Clark Atlanta University Jazz Orchestra will perform at the 21st Annual Jazz Under The Stars Concert.  This event will be held on the campus of Clark Atlanta University at the Harkness Hall Quadrangle.  It's a rain or shine event and weather is scheduled to be beautiful, because Mother Nature wants to hear Lalah, too.   This event is presented by the CAU Guild and UPS.

Atlanta Get Ready!  On Saturday May 3 at 7pm, Grammy Award Winner Lalah Hathaway, The Clark Atlanta University Jazz Vocal Ensemble and the Clark Atlanta University Jazz Orchestra will perform at the 21st Annual Jazz Under The Stars Concert.  This event will be heldo on the campus of Clark Atlanta University at the Harkness Hall Quadrangle, rain or shine.  This event is presented by the CAU Guild and UPS.

For more information call 404-880-8136.

CAU Now returns to WCLK Saturday morning at 7:30 before The Tavis Smiley Show.  Your host is Desmond Dickerson and he will be talking with Dr. Valerie Otero-Marah, a cutting edge cancer researcher whose story has taken her from Kenya to Europe to one of the leading research facilities in America.

Nicole Sweeney is joined on the Midday Jazz Swing today at noon by the Honorable Judge Brenda H. Cole for a discussion about the CAU Guild and it's annual fundraiser Jazz Under The Stars, coming up May 4 with Ramsey Lewis on the CAU Campus.  You can hear their chat on demand at the end of this post.

The CAU Guild has provided over $1.8 million to fund scholarships for students over the years.  Some 1,000 people are expected to attend this year's event, which takes place at 7pm in the Harkness Quadrangle on campus.