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Greek Glendi (Party) with Hohlax Trio

September 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

$15

GreekFeet was pleased to have Hohlax play for us on their first West coast tour in 2009 and we are even more delighted to have the Holax Trio play for us again for their upcoming 2018 California tour. That’s right, come and checkout Hohlax for an amazing night of Greek music and dancing.

7:00 pm – Potluck, bring a dish to share
7:30 pm – Music and Dancing Begins

Join the Hohlax Trio on a musical journey to Greece, from the backstreets of Pireus to the magical islands of the Aegean. With Jaime Smith on violin, Orestis Koletsos on bouzouki and vocals, and visiting guest from Greece Giannis on vocals and guitar. The trio plays a unique blend of traditional Greek music and contemporary urban riffs.

Note: Ring the bell at the gate to enter

Hohlax Trio

Jaime Smith grew up in Sacramento, studied violin at the New England Conservatory of Music and studied and performed in Greece for more than a decade. Orestis Koletsos, born in Paris and raised in Athens, began playing bouzouki at the age of 15 and has been performing, recording, and writing songs for more than a decade. Joining Jaime and Orestis is Giannis on guitar and vocals. Giannis was born in the village of Kiriaki, Boeotia, in central Greece. His earliest exposure to folk music came from his father, who was a folk singer. This influence, and the constant contact of the local folk bands led Giannis to a career of singing folk, traditional and rembetiko songs.

Details

Date:
September 17
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$15
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Website:
http://www.greekfeet.com/

Organizer

Greek Feet
Email:
makaronis@earthlink.net
Website:
http:// www.greekfeet.com

Venue

Joe Goode Annex
401 Alabama at 17th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Phone:
(415) 561-6565

Federation members can add or update their upcoming dance events to the calendar by sending event details to events@folkdance.com