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.
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.