Jamal Ahmad

Join WCLK's Jamal Ahmad on Friday, April 16 for Friday Jazz at the High Museum of Art. This month's event is curated by Groove Centric and will feature a musical area outside of the Museum (weather permitting), where the band will play throughout the evening, layering notes, improvising melodies, and drawing on inspiration from jazz history.

All tickets must be reserved online in advance and walk-up tickets will not be available. 

Please see all of the COVID-19 Safety Precautions below:

The City of Atlanta – Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs is presenting a free, eighteen-episode virtual jazz series, called In the Tradition, which will feature jazz artists interviewed by local Atlanta jazz and art leaders. Jazz lovers can view the video interviews live on AtlantaFestivals.com, Facebook, YouTube and Channel 26 on select Tuesdays from April through August 31, 2021.

John Watson

The great jazz pianist, Armando Anthony "Chick" Correa, has passed on at 79. For those who may not understand the magnitude of this loss, this man is one of the cornerstone figures in modern music. Coming out of the late 60s "School Of Miles Davis," he would help guide the future of music for the next 50 years. His band, Return To Forever, was one of the most influential bands in music. Everyone from Prince to Phil Collins, from Thundercat to Robert Glasper, utilized the inspiration from him and his band to fuel their dreams.

Join WCLK's Jamal Ahmad this Friday, February 5 from 6 p.m. 9 p.m. for the High Museum of Art's High Frequency Friday. The event is being presented and curated by the Sound Table's Karl Injex and will also feature Kai Alcé and Radcliffe Bailey. Check out all the details below + ticket information and COVID-19 safety protocals. 

In the Atrium: Lace up your dancing kicks and get ready to sweat to music from Kai Alcé and Jamal Ahmad.

Check out this week's star-filled edition of UPFRONT Inside the Entertainment Industry. It features the 'Queen of All Media' Wendy Williams, director Darren Grant, Jamal Ahmad and the men of "One Night In Miami," Eli Goree, Leslie Odom, Jr., Aldis Hodge and Kingsley Ben-Adir. 

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