is comprised of trained professional musicians experienced in musical education and performance in both Greece and the United States. In addition to the four CDs which they have released, their performances have also been broadcast on radio and television.
The trio has already embarked on four tours in California (2009, 2012, 2013, 2014). Hohlax tours include, but are not limited to, concert performances, dance events and performance - talks at universities. The members are violinist Jaime Smith, bouzouki player and songwriter Orestis Koletsos, and singer/guitarist/oud player Apostolis Kounis. They are thrilled to announce the release of Orestis Koletsos’ CD entitled "Me Plimirizei Fos", featuring Mariw, Foteini Velessiotou, Martha Frintzila, and other acclaimed singers of Greece. Hohlax is coming to California this September for their fifth tour. They will be bringing with them five recordings which will be available to the public: their first CD, entitled "Sacramento kai Lodi", their second CD, "To Glyko Fili", their third "dance CD", "Apo Kseno Topo, Greek Dance Rhythms", their latest, "Ta Vlamakia", as well as Koletsos' new personal CD, "Me Plimirizei Fos."
Jaime Smith: Violin Orestis Koletsos: Bouzouki - Vocals Apostolis Kounis: Guitar- Oud - Vocals