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Jazz Vocalist, Keyboardist and Composer Carol Albert grew up in Hiram, Georgia in nearby Paulding County. She has been making music in Atlanta, around the country and in Europe for a while. In Atlanta she has played as an accompanyist for the Atlanta Ballet, among others.

On her new release Fly Away Butterfly on the Cahara label, Albert interprets influences as diverse as Al Jarreau and Gilberto/Getz.  You can hear the title cut Fly Away Butterfly on Jazz 91.9 WCLK at various times, including during Serenade To The City, Monday through Friday from 10:00 p.m. until 2:00 a.m.

CAU, WCLK Supports Those Impacted By Harvey

Sep 5, 2017

The devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey  in Texas and Louisiana is real.  Join Jazz 91.9 WCLK and Clark Atlanta University as we collect donations for  those  whose lives and welfare have been impacted.  Please stop by the CAU Henderson Student Center – located at 223 James P. Brawley Drive, SW in Atlanta, 30314 with your donations today.   Collection items include:  bottled water; nonperishable food items; new or gently worn clothing; and, toiletries.  More information is available at  404-880-6379.

Kathleen Bertrand stopped by to talk with Jamal Ahmad on The SOUL of Jazz on WCLK. They talked about her music and about her appearance on a Sisters In Song show at the Ray Charles Performing Arts Center on the campus of Morehouse College on Sunday, August 20 at 5pm. The performance is a joint production of Atlanta's Bronze Lens Film Festival and the Morehouse School of Music. Vocalists in addition to Bertrand include Rhonda Thomas, Pamela Dillard, Chandra Currelly, Theresa Hightower, and Brenda Nicole Moorer. They will be singing their favorite songs from movies. Need tickets? Click here.

Chuck Loeb, a versatile guitarist, composer and producer best known for his associations with Stan Getz, Steps Ahead and Fourplay, died at 9:00 p.m. on July 31, according to his family.  Loeb, whose compositions have been recorded by a wide variety of artists  was 61 years old.   He had suffered from cancer for several years.

Jazz 91.9 WCLK  listeners and Atlanta Jazz fans know Chuck well.  He has been through the WCLK studios on numerous times.  The Jazz 91.9 WCLK 2015 Fall Benefit Concert  featured Fourplay with Loeb on the guitar #RIP.

Join us on the air and online Saturday at noon and again at 9pm for a special program, featuring Loeb’s final Atlanta appearance as part of the Suite Jazz Series.