4:41 pm
Wed October 1, 2014

Eric Essix Plays Hot Jazz For A Cool Cause, Drops By To Talk With Rivablue

Eric Essix

Guitarist Eric Essix and The Kevin Griffin Band are playing Hot Jazz For A Cool Cause at the Fulton County Aviaition Community Cultural Center Saturday, October 4, from 6:30p until 10:00p.  This event is a fundraiser for the Zion Hill Community Development Corporation and will feature food and a silent auction in addition to live jazz.

Eric Essix dropped by WCLK to talk with Rivablue about the event:

If you would like information about attending this event, you can click here or call 404-766-3141.

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1:30 pm
Tue July 15, 2014

NBAF Brings Wynton Marsalis To ATL 7/25. Wynton Calls Rivablue To Talk About It

The National Black Arts Festival Proudly Presents The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, led by Music Director Wynton Marsalis on Friday, July 25, 8:00PM, at the Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta, Symphony Hall.  Marsalis dialed up Rivablue, host of The Midday Jazz Swing on WCLK, to talk about it.

If you would like to attand the July 25 NBAF event at Woodruff Arts Center, click here for information.

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11:08 am
Sat July 5, 2014

Rivablue Presents A Tribute To Billie Holiday

Credit William F. Gottlieb

Rivablue joins forces with Tyra Atkins, Steve Moore and Mimi Johnson to pay tribute to the immortal Billie Holiday in a special dramatic musical performance Wednesday July 9 at Cafe 290 in Sandy Springs.  This tribute will include a dramatization of an evening in the life of Billie Holiday, and will feature a number of her classics, including Strange Fruit, Love For Sale, Don't Explain, What A Little Moonlight Can Do, Them There Eyes, Good Morning, and God Bless The Child.

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Community Engagement
11:31 am
Wed May 28, 2014

Rivablue Remembers Dr. Maya Angelou

Rivablue, host of The Midday Jazz Swing on WCLK, interviewed Dr. Maya Angelou on air in February, in advance of one of Dr. Angelou's final public appearances.  She shares her thoughts on what is a difficult day for her and for many of us around the world who have been inspired by Angelou:

As I received the news of Dr. Maya Angelou's passing I struggled to hold back the tears. I was going on the air in less than 3 minutes.

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Community Engagement
6:10 am
Sat May 17, 2014

Atlanta Business League 36th Annual CEO Appreciation Luncheon Tue 5/21

The Atlanta Business League holds it's 36th Annual CEO Appreciation Luncheon on Tuesday, May 21 at the Marriott Marquis in downtown Atlanta.  This year's honorees include

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Community Engagement
12:06 pm
Sun February 23, 2014

Maya Angelou Talks About Women 2 Women Conference With Rivablue

Maya Angelou is the honored guest and keynote speaker for the Women 2 Women Conference: Intergenerational Lessons and Legacies.  The conference takes place March 1 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis.  Dr. Angelou took the time to chat with Rivablue recently.  You can listen to that interview on demand below.

This day-long conference will convene women from across generations; empower attendees to transform their lives, and be a catalyst for change in the home, community and workplace.

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8:41 am
Thu January 2, 2014

Rivablue Has Your Midday Jazz

Join Rivablue for the best jazz and a lift for your work day on the Midday Jazz Swing, 10a-2p Monday through Friday online and on the air at 91.9 FM WCLK, Atlanta's Jazz Station.