Jon Oliva

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Birthday
22, 1960
Birthplace
The Bronx, NY
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
22, 1960 (age 58)
Birthplace
The Bronx, NY

About

American composer, multi-instrumentalist, and singer. He is most recognized for his work as the keyboardist, lead vocalist, and founder of the band Savatage. He was also part of the creative team for Trans-Siberian Orchestra.

Before Fame

After performing in a variety of different bands, he was featured in the Tampa Bay music publication Music Magazine for his band Avatar. After being threatened by a European band over the name, they switched it to Savatage. 

Trivia

In addition to his music, he also created his first rock opera, Streets, in 1991. 

Family Life

He was born and raised in The Bronx, New York City, New York. 

Associated With

As a founding member of Savatage, he can be seen in relation to other band members including Chris Caffery and Al Pitrelli