You can help positively impact the Jazz community in Atlanta and around the world becoming a volunteer during Atlanta's Jazz Station 91.9 WCLK's Fall Membership Campaign happening October 25th through November 5. Spend time with your favorite WCLK announcer while answering phones and talking to other people who love Jazz and WCLK during our live broadcast. You can volunteer with a friend or as part of your club or organization.

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Check out this week's edition of UPFRONT Inside Atlanta's Entertainment Industry. I got a chance to talk with Virginia Johnson, Artistic Director of the famed Dance Theatre of Harlem. She opens up about the company's upcoming Atlanta engagement at the Cobb Energy Centre plus the legacy of the company's founder Arthur Mitchell, who passed away last month. 

Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

The acclaimed Dance Theatre of Harlem is celebrating its 50th Anniversary at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center October 13 and 14.

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BET is going Pink for the entire month of October! The iconic television brand is doing its part for breast cancer awareness month with original programming that is sure to keep you informed as well as entertained.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Join us Saturday morning at 8:30am for The CheckUp With Dr. Courtney Shelton, MD on Atlanta's Jazz Station 91.9 WCLK as we engage the community with a common sense conversation about what you should do if you are confronted by this disease in yourself or a loved one. Dr. Shelton is joined by Anisa Palmer, who lost her mother to breast cancer when she was a child.

Support for Atlanta's Jazz Station 91.9 WCLK comes from Skylink Express, presenting Jazz & Jokes on Sunday, October 7 from 1pm until 7pm at Northlake Mall. Entertainment includes Julian Vaughn, Eric Darius, and Marcus Johnson, host of Catch The Flo, heard Saturdays 2pm-4pm on WCLK. Additional performers include Black Seed and the Agnes Reign Experiment. Bring your own lawn chair, food and beverages are available on site.

Earlier this week, an array of news outlets in New York City reported a macabre discovery: The body of a 53-year-old man was found floating in a Queens marina, fully clothed, with chains wrapped around his legs. The body was noticed by a passerby along the shoreline of the World's Fair Marina in Flushing Harbor, near Citi Field, around 9:15 a.m. Tuesday.

Jazz Tones Insights - Mark Winkler

Oct 5, 2018

Listen to Jazz Tones this Sunday from 3pm-7pm on Atlanta's Jazz Station 91.9 WCLK. I will interview Mark Winkler, platinum award-winning singer/lyricist. His recent release with Cheryl Bentyne from Manhattan Transfer, Eastern Standard Time(Cafe Pacific Records), includes  songs of East Coast lineage that will remind listeners of the music performed in jazz clubs in New York City between 1950-1960. 

October 7: Buff Dillard At St. James Live

Oct 4, 2018

Programming on Atlanta's Jazz Station 91.9 WCLK is made possible in part by St. James Live, presenting Smooth Sundays with Smooth Jazz Trombonist Buff Dillard on October 7. Dillard calls his trombone style 'Bone Jazz.' Buff has opened for Boney James, Alex Bugnon and Shirley Caesar. He has also performed with The Count Basie Band.  See Buff Dillard at St. James Live Sunday. Doors open at 6pm, with showtime at 7pm. St. James Live is located at 3220 Butner Road in Atlanta(30331).

I once heard someone say "believe that better is out there!"  I've never forgotten that comment.  When you think about it "YOU"  are the "better!"  By registering to vote and then exercising your right to vote "YOU" are believing that your community can be made better, your children's children's future can be made more vibrant and that "YOU" have the power to make it happen!  Join me and your WCLK family on Saturday, October 6th, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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Jazz 91.9 WCLK 44th Anniversary Fall Benefit Concert Featuring Bobby McFerrin

Support WCLK At This Special Performance November 30 At Atlanta Symphony Hall

Volunteer During Our Fall Membership Campaign October 25-November 5

Answer Phones, Hang Out With Your Favorite WCLK Announcer

WCLK Business Member: V. T. Used Tire Company

New And Used Tires For Passenger And Commercial Vehicles

New Music On WCLK

Steve Turre: The Very Thought of You

Steve Turre is one of the most prolific Jazz musicians going, with over 20 albums as a bandleader, with countless other performances on recordings, television and film going back to the early 1970s. Turre has brought his trombone to sessions for nearly everybody in Jazz. He has been a member of the Saturday Night Live Band for over 30 years. On his latest release The Very Thought Of You(Smoke Sessions Records) he covers the Great American Songbook, Charlie Parker, plays original songs and...

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The Local Take With Kiplyn Primus

The Local Take Features CAU Freshman Jaisaan Lovett, The Valedictorian That Went Viral

This week on The Local Take I speak with Jaisaan Lovett, the 2018 Valedictorian at University Preperatory Charter School for Young Men in Rochester, New York, who was denied an opportunity to deliver his speech at high school graduation by the school's founding Administrator, who never saw Jaisaan's speech(the administrator subsequently retired under pressure). As the first African-American valedictorian at the school Jaisaan was disappointed. He had interned with the mayor's office and they...

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Your Health Connection From CCRTD

Community Engagement From The Center for Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development at CAU.

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