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George Avakian

George Mesrop Avakian was an Armenian/American record producer, artist manager, writer, educator and executive. Best known for his work from 1939 to the early 1960s at Decca Records, Columbia Records, World Pacific Records, Warner Bros. Records, and RCA Records, he was a major force in the expansion and development of the U.S. recording industry.


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Born:
Mar 15, 1919 In Armavir, Kuban People's Republic (Russia)
Movie/TV Credits:
6
First Appeared:
In the movie Mahalia Jackson: The Power and the Glory 1997-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie Britain's Most Dangerous Songs: Listen to the Banned 2014-07-11
Known For
Poster of Britain's Most Dangerous Songs: Listen to the Banned
Poster of The Miles Davis Story
Poster of The Wonderful World of Louis Armstrong
Poster of Mahalia Jackson: The Power and the Glory
Filmography
Movie Britain's Most Dangerous Songs: Listen to the Banned Unknown 2014-07-11
Movie Erroll Garner: No One Can Hear You Read Unknown 2013-04-09
Movie An Amazing Time: A Conversation About End of the Road Self 2012-10-10
Movie The Miles Davis Story Unknown 2001-04-14
Movie The Wonderful World of Louis Armstrong Himself 1999-08-27
Movie Mahalia Jackson: The Power and the Glory Unknown 1997-01-01