Kirk Whalum

Programming on Jazz 91.9 WCLK is made possible in part by Warren Hill's Cancun Jazz Festival, October 4-7 at the Hard Rock Hotel in Rivera Maya, Mexico. Headliners include Boney James, the Dave Koz Summer Horns including Gerlad Albright-Rick Braun-Richard Elliott-Aubrey Logan, Kem, Michael McDonald, Kirk Whalum, Peter White, Pieces of a Dream and more. Additional information is available at 805-491-5299 or click here. Use the code WCLK 2018 and receive $200 off of any package.

New Music: Let It Go By Norman Brown

Jun 9, 2017

Norman Brown's debut release on Shananchie (and his first solo release in five years) is called Let It Go.  The new release includes includes Jazz and R&B flavors, with plenty of the guitar virtuosity that Brown's long-time fans and Jazz 91.9 WCLK listeners know so well.

He joins with Chante Moore for "Holding You," and re-imagines the Five Stair Steps classic "Oooh Child" for a new era.  Brown is also joined by:   BWB Bandmates, Rick Braun and Kirk Whalum; Sounds of Blackness; Marion Meadows;  and, S.O.U.L & TrayCar.  

Norman  is a friend of Jazz 91.9 WCLK.  You can hear cuts from Let It Go on WCLK at various times, including during Serenade to the City, Monday through Friday from 10:00 p.m. until 2:00 a.m.

March 10 - 11: Orlando Jazz Festival

Jan 31, 2017

Programming on Jazz 91.9 WCLK is made possible in part by the inaugural 2017 Orlando Jazz Festival, taking place March 10 - 11 at the Seneff Arts Plaza of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Arts in Orlando, Florida.  Feature performances will include:  Mark Antoine, Euge Groove, Peter White, Kirk Whalum, Boney James, Alex Bugnon, Paul Taylor, Marion Meadows, Ken Ford, Maysa, Najee and many more.  The Festival will be hosted by Jay Anthony Brown.  Ticket information is available at orlandojazzfest.com.

WCLK Hosts Najee Talks Wolf Creek Jazz Festival

Sep 2, 2016

Friend of Jazz 91.9 WCLK and all around Jazz Saxophone and Flute Virtuoso, Najee stopped by the WCLK Studios to chat with Jamal Ahmad on the SOUL of Jazz.  Jamal talked with Najee about his musical journey and his appearance Saturday, September 3 during day two of three amazing days of Contemporary Jazz at the Wolf Creek Jazz Festival.  The Festival culminates on Sunday, September 4.  

Ray Cornelius

Thank to the ‪#‎SteelCityJazzFestival‬.   I had a great time with my ‪#‎Jazz‬ 91.9 ‪#‎WCLK‬ family  and all our members who rode with us on the Steel City Express to Birmingham, AL on June 4.  Thanks to Ray Cornelius for the great photography.  Great performances by Janel Bush @athenarenee1 ‪#‎RickBraun‬ ‪#‎KirkWhalum‬ ‪#‎NormanBrown‬ ‪#‎Maysa‬ ‪#‎Maze‬ ‪#‎FrankieBeverly‬ ‪#Birmingham ‪#Alabama

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