Dianne Reeves

DACAMERA returns to the concert hall with HOUSTON SUMMERJAZZ 2021

We are committed to providing a safe environment for our audiences and artists at Houston SummerJAZZ. In accordance with recently updated CDC recommendations for indoor gatherings, masks will be required for all audience members. DACAMERA will provide masks on request. Performances in the spacious Brown Theater, with controlled audience capacity. Limited, socially-distanced, staggered seating. No-intermission, 70-minute performances with Wortham Center’s state-of-the-art air circulation system. Enhanced cleaning and disinfecting measures in place.

Read program notes by Rick Mitchell.

Dianne Reeves is the pre-eminent jazz vocalist in the world today — her arsenal of talents is richly on display in each and every song of her limitless repertoire. As a result of her virtuosity and improvisational prowess, this National Endowment of the Arts Jazz Master has received five Grammy Awards for Best Jazz Vocal Album and an honorary doctorate of music from Julliard. Dianne’s magical, timeless voice, exceptional personality and the sheer force of her performance mark her as a captivating world-class artist. Adored by audiences and critics alike throughout the world, Dianne Reeves is a natural wonder not to be missed.

“A natural story teller, she used her timing and phrasing to bring novel insights to everything she sang.” — Los Angeles Times

The Lancaster — a historic luxury hotel in the Theater District — is the official hotel of DACAMERA Houston SUMMERJAZZ.

DACAMERA’s HOUSTON SUMMERJAZZ is made possible in part by the Texas Commission on the Arts Cultural District Program and a City of Houston Initiative Grant.