FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 19, 2021
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DIANA KRALL RETURNS TO THE STAGE WITH NEW U.S. TOUR DATES
HITS BASS CONCERT HALL ON FEB 8, 2022
On sale this Fri, October 22 at 10am
AUSTIN, TX – GRAMMY® Award winning and multi-platinum jazz singer Diana Krall has announced she will embark on a 34-city national tour which will stop in Austin at Bass Concert Hall on Tuesday, February 8th, presented by Texas Performing Arts. Tickets go on sale beginning Friday, October 22nd at 10am at texasperformingarts.org. Texas Inner Circle members can access pre-sale tickets starting Tuesday, October 19th at Noon.
ABOUT DIANA KRALL
Diana Krall is the only jazz singer to have eight albums debut at the top of the Billboard Jazz Albums chart. To date, her albums have garnered two GRAMMY® Awards, ten Juno® Awards and have earned nine Gold, three Platinum, and seven multi-Platinum albums. Her 1999 release of When I Look in Your Eyes spent an unprecedented 52 weeks in the #1 position on Billboard's Jazz chart, won two GRAMMY® Awards, and went Platinum in the U.S. and Canada. Her most recent release, This Dream Of You, has garnered critical acclaim from fans and press alike. Krall's unique artistry transcends any single musical style and has made her one of the most recognizable artists of our time. As The New York Times recently noted, she possesses “a voice at once cool and sultry, wielded with a rhythmic
ABOUT TEXAS PERFORMING ARTS
Texas Performing Arts is the performing arts presenting program of The University of Texas at Austin and operates campus venues including Bass Concert Hall and McCullough Theatre. It is the home of the Broadway in Austin series, a curated program of performing arts, and a host of comedy and concert events. In the calendar year 2019 Bass Concert Hall had the highest number of tickets sold of any theater in Austin, was #2 in the State of Texas, and #22 in the world, according to industry publication Pollstar. Following a national search, Tony Award-winning producer Bob Bursey was appointed Executive and Artistic Director in January of 2020.
A negative COVID-19 test (or vaccination) is required to attend Diana Krall’s performance. Guests will be required to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of the performance. Guests who are fully vaccinated may voluntarily show proof of COVID-19 vaccination instead of providing a negative test result. Please note that proof of vaccination is not required for entry. See texasperformingarts.org for complete health protocols for this event.