Tuomas Holopainen

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Birthday
25, 1976
Birthplace
Kitee, Finland
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
25, 1976 (age 42)
Birthplace
Kitee, Finland

About

Founded and led the symphonic metal band Nightwish. He was heavily influenced by harmonic film music.

Before Fame

He attended a music college for 11 years, where he studied clarinet, tenor saxophone, piano, and music theory.

Trivia

He co-wrote the Nightwish film Imaginaerum, which was released in 2012.

Family Life

His older brother, Petri, became an autopsy assistant.

Associated With

He was a devout fan of Disney, Dragonlance, and J.R.R. Tolkien.