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Community Engagement
1:01 pm
Tue April 30, 2013

Inside Jazz 91.9 WCLK - April Jazzette

Click here to preview the April Jazzette, Jazz 91.9 WCLK monthly newsletter.  Jazz 91.9 celebrates April; winner of the Spring 2013 membership campaign grand prize - Golf and Safari South African Excursion; meet us at the ABL CEO Appreciation Luncheon – live broadcast; music and event listing; and, more.

Community Engagement
9:39 am
Sat April 27, 2013

Donate Your Old Vehicle And Support Jazz Public Radio On WCLK

Donate Your Vehicle and Support Jazz 91.9 WCLK -  The Jazz of the City!

Now there's another way for you to support Jazz 91.9 - The Jazz of the City and, great Jazz music in Atlanta!

You can now donate your used car to Jazz 91.9 WCLK, The Jazz of The City and help fuel public radio. Turn your used vehicle into valuable radio programming for the entire community. We'll take cars, trucks, vans, RV's, boats if they are on a trailer, and motorcycles that are running. 

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Community Engagement
10:00 am
Fri April 26, 2013

CAU Now Returns With The Latest Good News From Clark Atlanta University


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.

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Jazz
3:00 pm
Sun April 21, 2013

Terri Lyne Carrington Rocks JazzSet

Tune in Sunday evening at 7pm for an amazing set by Terri Lyne Carrington as she and her band tear through a mondern re-imagining of the 1962 collaboration between Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus and Max Roach called Money Jungle.

Jazz 91.9 WCLK is your home for NPR Jazz, including JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater, Saturday mornings at six, Sunday evenings at 7pm.

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Community Engagement
4:24 pm
Wed April 17, 2013

Living With Breast Cancer With Sisters By Choice On Your Health Connection

Dr. Karen Godette

Your Health Connection is joined by Oncologist Dr. Karen Godette and breast cancer survivor Chermaine Axam-Wilkins for a frank discussion about the myths and realities about breast cancer in 2013.  How much is genetic?  What are the treatement and cosmetic options?  Do you use a wig or fly your new post-cancer hairdo high and tight?  You'll hear real answers to real questions that will provide you with the common-sense understanding you may need.

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Community Engagement
10:12 am
Fri April 12, 2013

Kiplyn Primus Talks United Way Shoebox Campaign On The Local Take

Kiplyn Primus is joined by United Way of Greater Atlanta President and CEO Milton Little, and Sonia Milner of Nicholas House, a transitional shelter for homeless families that will be receiving shoeboxes on Mother's Day as part of the WCLK-United Way Shoebox Campaign.

Listen to their conversation here, or tune in for community engagement on The Local Take Saturday morning at 7:30a before Tavis as Kiplyn digs deeper into the Shoebox Campaign, and how your decorative shoeboxes filled with toiletries and personal care items can make a difference on Mother's Day.

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Jazz
10:39 am
Wed April 3, 2013

George Duke Stops By To Talk Jazz-Funk From Miles To Zappa

Gerald Albright, George Duke @ WCLK

George Duke stopped by Morning Jazz today to talk Jazz-Funk with Morris Baxter.  Duke talks about his music, his roots, and the amazing list of musicians he's worked with over the years, including Miles Davis, Cannonball Adderley, and Frank Zappa.

If you're headed to tonight's WCLK 39th Anniversary Benefit Concert at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center, here's a chance to give a listen to this morning's conversation in case you missed it.

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Jazz
2:28 pm
Tue April 2, 2013

April Is Jazz Appreciation Month

Of course, every month is Jazz Appreciation Month at WCLK.  But April is officially dubbed so by the Smithsonian Institution.

Many of you will be receiving Jazz Appreciation Month posters as part of your pledge premiums during our recent drive.  You can find out more about the Smithsonian's offical celebration by visiting their site here.

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Jazz
8:22 am
Sat March 30, 2013

Did You Make A Pledge To WCLK Including George Duke Tickets? Here's How To Get Them

Thanks to all of our new and renewing members who made our Spring 2013 Membership Campaign a huge success.  If your membership includes tickets to our 39th Anniversary Concert Wednesday featuring George Duke and Gerald Albright, you have two options with regards to getting your tickets.

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Community Engagement
12:37 pm
Fri March 29, 2013

Your Health Connection Discusses Prostate Cancer with a Doctor, a Researcher, and a Survivor

WCLK is the Jazz AND public affairs of the city.  We have been since 1974.  Our current partnership with the Center for Cancer Research And Therapeutic Development at Clark Atlanta University is designed to increase awareness of prostate cancer, which kills a disproportionate number of African American men.

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