Peggy Bouwer has performed with the Groningen Student Big Band as lead vocalist for over three years. She is one of the star performers of this group. This is because Bouwer has a captivating voice, a great stage presence and she’s meticulously developed her own artistic style within the jazz idiom. Technically she can perform a range of difficult styles from swing to cool- and Latin jazz. In her repertoire, she even adapts contemporary pop and R & B to the jazz sound. Overall, Peggy is a highly talented vocalist with an unerring passion for real jazz music.

Dr. Kristin McGee (Associate Professor of Jazz & Popular Music at RUG)