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Rachelle Ferrell Headlines CAU Jazz Under Stars

     Rachelle Ferrell headlined the Clark Atlanta University (CAU) Guild’s 19th annual Jazz Under the Stars Benefit Concert  recently at 7 p.m. on the Harkness Hall Quadrangle on CAU’s campus, 223 James P. Brawley Drive, S.W.    Hosted by the CAU Guild with UPS as the presenting sponsor, the concert, held  Saturday, May 5, provided scholarships to...

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Reed Receives National Award

     “The future lies in the hands of Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed.”     That is the statement the Center for Political and Economic Studies sent when it named Reed as the recipient of the 2012 Louis E. Martin Great American Award, tapping him as one of the next great leaders of his time.     The award places Reed among the ranks of former presidents J...

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Delta Air Lines Foundation Matches Pledge Money Raised At ABL Luncheon

   The Atlanta Business League hosted its 34th Annual CEO Appreciation Luncheon at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis, recently. Chairman and Chief Executive Office Daniel P. Amos of Aflac received the top honors but attendees also identified a very special donor who helped the organization pay off its mortgage debt in less than four hours.   When the s...

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CAU Hosts ‘Jazz Under The Stars’


CAU Hosts ‘Jazz Under The Stars’

Published: Monday, May 21, 2012 7:14 PM EDT

After Jazz Concert Under the Stars at Clark Atlanta University, T. LaVerne Ricks-Brown (from left), CAU President Carlton E. Brown, jazz vocalist Rachelle Ferrell, Audrey M. Johnson, CAU Guild chair, and  Brenda Hill Cole CAU Guild founder, all pose for the camera. Ferrell performed on the lawn at CAU
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Jazz Festival Names Youth Band Winners

     “We had an amazing turnout of extraordinarily talented young jazz musicians at this year’s AJF Youth Jazz Band Competition at Georgia State University School of Music,” said Camille Russell Love, director of the Office of Cultural Affairs. “A dozen middle and high school jazz bands competed on April 28 to win a coveted spot at this year’s Atla...

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