Sunset Jazz Festival at Southland
Stone Mountain, Georgia
Friday, August 18, 2006
The popular Sunset Jazz Festival at Southland will kick off an exciting evening of smooth jazz at 7:45 p.m., on Friday, August 18, at Southland Country Club in Stone Mountain, Ga., with Ken Ford and Harley Griffin.
Ford, an accomplished jazz violinist, has opened for a stellar list of artists including Boney James, Norman Brown, Kirk Whalum and D'Angelo - showcasing his trademark electrifying performance. Ford has also shared the stage with artists such as Roy Ayers, Rachelle Farrell, Jonathan Butler and Mike Phillips. His sophomore CD release, Chevelle Lane
, captures the essence of Ford's musical genius. Joining Ford at Sunset Jazz Festival is Harley Griffin, a smooth vocalist in the tradition of Luther Vandross and Frankie Beverly.
Tickets for the outdoor concert are $20 (general admission lawn seating - lawn chairs, picnic basket and coolers welcome) and $40 (VIP table seating includes a complimentary heavy hor d'oeurve buffet and wine bar). To purchase tickets online visit www.ticketalternative.com or www.sunsetjazzfestival.com. To charge by phone, call 1 (877) 725-8849. For more information, call (770) 465-7737.
Southland Country Club is located at 5726 Southland Drive, Stone Mountain 30087.