Morning Jazz

Weekdays from 6:00 AM until 10:00 AM
  • Hosted by Morris Baxter

Get Jazz, motivation and inspiration on Morning Jazz with Morris in the Morning – weekdays from 6:00 AM until 10:00 AM featuring a mix of Contemporary and Progressive Jazz to move your morning.  News Anchor Fonda Smith keeps you informed with news and traffic reports.  Morris Baxter gives you your Morning Morris Motivation at 45 minutes past the hour. It's the best morning team on public radio – Morning Jazz, weekdays from 7:00 AM until 10:00 AM, right here on Jazz 91.9 WCLK – The Jazz of the City and, on CAU – TV Comcast Atlanta 23.

Programming on Jazz 91.9 WCLK is made possible in part by Destined Events of Destiny Enterprises LLC, presenting the 8th Annual Jazz N' Art Fusion event benefitting The Aflac Cancer Center and Blood Disorder Center of  Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. The happens Saturday, October 12 from 5pm until 9pm at the Atlanta City Hall Atrium, located at 55 Trinity Place SW. Musical entertainment features Gritz & Jelly Butter, Edwin Williams and others. Their will be an elegant charity fashion show produced by Swank Deco, and an artists market with unique charity purchases for the holidays.

Morris Baxter was joined during Morning Jazz on Jazz 91.9 WCLK by Carl Ware, Clark Atlanta University Trustee Emeritus, businessman and author, to talk about Ware's new memoir Portrait of an American Businessman: One Generation from Cotton Field to Boardroom.   Ware will appear at a special book signing/launch event on the CAU Campus, Thursday, September 26 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Atlanta's Jazz Station 91.9 WCLK is the Official Radio Station of the Atlanta Jazz Festival. Drummer Lil John Roberts stopped by Morning Jazz this morning to talk about his upcoming performance at the Late Night Jazz Jam Concert taking place on Saturday, May 25 at 10pm at the Park Tavern at the Southeast corner of Piedmont Park as part of the    2019 Atlanta Jazz Festival. He'll be joined by The Senators in a tribute to Herbie Hancock. This is a separately-ticketed event to the Saturday and Sunday concerts in Piedmont Park, which are open to the public.

Programming on Jazz 91.9 WCLK is made possible in part by the City of Riverdale, a proud WCLK Business Member. The City of Riverdale presents their 9th Annual Hattitude Mother's Day Brunch: Celebrating Mothers Past, Present And Future. The event takes place Saturday, May 11 from 11am until 2pm at the Riverdale Center, 7210 Church Street in Riverdale, with musical performance from Milkshake and Kemistry. Atlanta's Jazz Station 91.9 WCLK's Morris Baxter will be your host.

The Georgia Prostate Cancer Coalition presents the Tenth Annual Golf Tournament  “Golfing to Saves Lives” on Monday, April 8 at the Woodmont Golf & Country Club in Canton, Georgia, the only Robert Trent Jones designed course in the state. Join Morris "Morris In The Morning" Baxter and others for a great day of golf and camaraderie. Contests and prizes along with breakfast, lunch, and a post-tournament reception are all included with registration.