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McNeese Banners Hosts Leif Pedersen’s Jazz ‘n Bossa

March 13, 2019 | McNeese Public Relations
Jazz'n Bossa Poster

Lake Charles will experience a night of new wave and classic jams with
Leif Pedersen’s Jazz ‘n Bossa at 7
p.m. Saturday, March 16, in McNeese State University’s F.G. Bulber Auditorium
as part of the 2019 Banners at McNeese season.     

Audiences are sure to be swept away by a night of classic jazz and
Bossa Nova ­– a Brazilian fusion of jazz and samba ­– starring the great Ken Peplowski
on clarinet, Chuck Redd on vibes, vocalist Leif Pedersen (previously of the
Tommy Dorsey Band), pianist John Mahoney, bassist Ed Wise and featuring special
guest, Brazilian jazz guitar sensation Diego Figueiredo. 

are $20 for adults, $5 for students under 18 and free for McNeese and Sowela
students with current IDs.

is supported by ticket sales, memberships, corporate sponsors and grants. For
more information about the program or tickets, visit the Banners website at or call the Banners office at

needing accommodations as provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act
should contact the ADA Coordinator at 337-475-5428, voice; 337-456-5960, fax;
337-562-4227, TDD/TTY, hearing impaired or by email at

Contact Information

The Office of Public Relations and University Events

4205 Ryan Street
Lake Charles, LA 70609