Lake Lanier announces fall jazz series

BUFORD -- Lake Lanier Islands has announced its "Live at Lake Lanier" Fall Concert Series at Peachtree Pointe Amphitheater, which kicks off in September.

Multi-Grammy Award winner Jimmie Vaughan performs Sept. 7, a special ensemble created by Joe Sample, The Creole Joe Band including Grammy Award-winning artist Ray Parker Jr., featuring zydeco music hits the stage Sept. 21, and three-time Grammy nominated jazz saxophonist Boney James plays Sept. 28.

Spyro Gyra closes out the series on Oct. 5.

To purchase tickets, visit www.liveatlakelanier.com.

-- From staff reports