Morning Jazz on WCLK

Programming on Jazz 91.9 WCLK is made possible in part by William Banks Enterprises, Inc., presenting the 5th Annual Gulf Coast Summer Fest Jazz Edition, featuring two days of smooth Jazz on the water at the Pensacola Community Maritime Park. The event happens September 4-5 and features WCLK's Morris Baxter as your host. There will be a Friday night White Party kickoff event on Friday, September 3 featuring Adam Hawley and Brian Simpson at the Sanders Beach Corrine Jones Center in Pensacola.

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The name Paul Jackson, Jr. for most music lovers conjures up his work on the hit sounds of Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Patti LaBelle, Dave Koz, David Benoit and so many other great musical artists and projects. Paul is one of the most accomplished guitar session players in the music business, covering just about every genre.

Clark Atlanta University President Dr. George T. French, Jr. stopped by Morning Jazz to talk with Morris Baxter about the start of the new school year at CAU.  Their discussion included French's decision to clear student account balances for all students, the detailed COVID-19 Protocols in place to keep the virus in check on campus, and Clark Atlanta University's ongoing commitment to excellence and achievement. Baxter also broke the news that Dr. French will be hosting a new talk program on 91.9 WCLK called Momentum.  The program will debut on Saturday, September 11, 2021.

  Programming on Jazz 91.9 WCLK is made possible in part by the Manely Firm, PC. In addition to supporting WCLK and Fonda Smith's traffic reports during Morning Jazz with Morris Baxter and during The SOUL of Jazz with Jamal Ahmad, the Attorneys of the Manely Firm have been providing experienced representation in family law matters in Georgia for over 30 years. They practice international family law, divorce, child custody, division of marital assets, estate planning and probate matters.

2020 was very good for Phil Denny with Billboard’s  Top 10 Lifted which followed his #1 Feel Alright which featured guitarist David P. Stevens.  Tough Get Goin’ is an uptempo song that may reflect the mood of us all after a year we won’t soon forget.