Xani Kolac is a Melbourne-based electric violinist and vocalist who performs regularly in her own drum and violin duo, The Twoks. She has performed for many festivals including the Melbourne International Arts Festival, Melbourne International Jazz Festival, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Brisbane Festival, has attended a residency at The Banff Centre, completed her Masters in Music Performance at the Victorian College of the Arts and has won a few awards for her innovative approach to the violin along the way. Xani is particularly interested in songwriting and sending the violin through a myriad effects pedals to extend the timbral possibilities of such a beautiful and challenging instrument.