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Jon Varto

Jon Varto

Jon Varto

Jon Varto was raised in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, but his talent and passion for music came to life on Christmas Eve when he received his first guitar at the age of six. At his young adolescent age with his childhood friends he formed a band. Practicing late nights and during the Ethiopian revolution of 1978, risking all for their band. Soon after the SEVAN BAND was formed and it was the beginning of their passion for music.

In 1986 conditions in Ethiopia were unstable, leading him to journey to Los Angeles, California. He continued his musical career, performing as a professional vocalist.

Currently Jon Varto’s songs are broadcasted with Andrea Bocelli’s songs, Jon Varto’s songs are available on iTunes HERE
The Album Giorni was the winner for (Best International Album)

Jon Varto’s first Armenian composition came in the way of ‘Anush’
Anush in Armenian means “Sweet” The Armenian Genocide was carried out by the ‘Young Turks” Government of the Ottoman Empire in 1915-1916. One and a half million Armenians were killed,out of a total of two and a half million Armenians in the Ottoman Empire.

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