Don Saginario played his first gig in NYC when he was 12 years old. Within two years he was opening for the Young Rascals at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. He also learned through informal instruction from John Kay of Sparrow, aka Steppenwolf, and Billy Joel of the Hassels. During his college years Don played bass with Vince Martell, guitarist with the Vanilla Fudge.
Don began his professional tenure after earning his BA in music from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. That