Real Name:
George Mesrop Avakian, Գևորգ Ավագյան (Armenian), Геворк Авакян (Russian)
Profile:
American record producer, artist manager, writer, educator and executive.
Born March 15, 1919 in Armavir, Russia.
Died November 22, 2017 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA.

He produced and edited from original masters The Golden Era Series, which he assembled and preserved in Columbia's vaults at Bridgeport, Connecticut. He was a jazz historian and co-editor of "Hot Discography".
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George Avakian Discography Tracks

George Avakian - The Bix Beiderbecke Story / Volume 1 - Bix And His Gang album art Bix Beiderbecke Bix Beiderbecke - The Bix Beiderbecke Story / Volume 1 - Bix And His Gang (Comp, Album) Columbia Masterworks US 1950 Sell This Version
39564 George Avakian - King Porter Stomp / Farewell Blues album art Benny Goodman And His Orchestra, Benny Goodman Sextet Benny Goodman And His Orchestra, Benny Goodman Sextet - King Porter Stomp / Farewell Blues(Shellac, 10") Columbia 39564 US 1951 Sell This Version
George Avakian - The Bix Beiderbecke Story / Volume 3 - Whiteman Days album art Bix Beiderbecke Bix Beiderbecke - The Bix Beiderbecke Story / Volume 3 - Whiteman Days (Comp) Columbia Canada 1952 Sell This Version
CL 6330 George Avakian - Dave Brubeck At Storyville: 1954 (Vol. 1) album art The Dave Brubeck Quartet The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Dave Brubeck At Storyville: 1954 (Vol. 1)(10", Album) Columbia CL 6330 US 1954 Sell This Version
George Avakian - A Buck Clayton Jam Session album art Buck Clayton Buck Clayton - A Buck Clayton Jam Session (EP) Columbia Canada 1954 Sell This Version
George Avakian - Comedy In Music album art Victor Borge (2) Victor Borge (2) - Comedy In Music (Album) Columbia Canada 1954 Sell This Version
George Avakian - The Huckle-Buck And Robbins' Nest (A Buck Clayton Jam Session) album art Buck Clayton Buck Clayton - The Huckle-Buck And Robbins' Nest (A Buck Clayton Jam Session) (Album) Columbia US 1954 Sell This Version
George Avakian - The Huckle-Buck (A Buck Clayton Jam Session) album art Buck Clayton Buck Clayton - The Huckle-Buck (A Buck Clayton Jam Session) (EP) Columbia US 1954 Sell This Version
CL 557 George Avakian - Jam Session At Carnegie Hall album art Mel Powell's All-Stars* Mel Powell's All-Stars* - Jam Session At Carnegie Hall(LP, Mono) Columbia CL 557 US 1954 Sell This Version
George Avakian - Trombone For Two album art J.J. Johnson And Kai Winding J.J. Johnson And Kai Winding - Trombone For Two (Album) Columbia US 1955 Sell This Version
George Avakian - Buck Clayton Jams Benny Goodman album art Buck Clayton Buck Clayton - Buck Clayton Jams Benny Goodman Columbia Canada 1955 Sell This Version
George Avakian - The Complete Satch Plays Fats: A Tribute To The Immortal Fats album art Louis Armstrong And His All-Stars Louis Armstrong And His All-Stars - The Complete Satch Plays Fats: A Tribute To The Immortal Fats (Album) Columbia Canada 1955 Sell This Version
George Avakian - The Bessie Smith Story - Volume 3 album art Bessie Smith with Joe Smith (3) & Fletcher Henderson's Hot Six* Bessie Smith with Joe Smith (3) & Fletcher Henderson's Hot Six* - The Bessie Smith Story - Volume 3 (Comp) Philips Netherlands 1955 Sell This Version
George Avakian - Brubeck Time album art The Dave Brubeck Quartet The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Brubeck Time (Album) Columbia US 1955 Sell This Version
BBL 7019 George Avakian - The Bessie Smith Story Vol.1 album art Bessie Smith With Louis Armstrong Bessie Smith With Louis Armstrong - The Bessie Smith Story Vol.1(LP, Comp) Philips BBL 7019 UK 1955 Sell This Version
George Avakian - Ambassador Satch album art Louis Armstrong And His All-Stars Louis Armstrong And His All-Stars - Ambassador Satch (Album) Columbia, Columbia South Africa 1955 Sell This Version
George Avakian - The Cool Voice Of Rita Reys album art Rita Reys Rita Reys - The Cool Voice Of Rita Reys (Album) Columbia US 1956 Sell This Version
George Avakian - The Bix Beiderbecke Story / Volume 2 - Bix And Tram album art Bix Beiderbecke Bix Beiderbecke - The Bix Beiderbecke Story / Volume 2 - Bix And Tram (Comp) Columbia US 1956 Sell This Version
George Avakian - What Is Jazz? album art Leonard Bernstein Leonard Bernstein - What Is Jazz? (Album) Columbia South Africa 1956 Sell This Version
George Avakian - The Bessie Smith Story - Volume 4 album art Bessie Smith With James P. Johnson* And Charlie Green Bessie Smith With James P. Johnson* And Charlie Green - The Bessie Smith Story - Volume 4 (Comp) Columbia Netherlands 1955 Sell This Version
George Avakian - The Jazz Messengers album art The Jazz Messengers* The Jazz Messengers* - The Jazz Messengers (Album) Philips Netherlands 1956 Sell This Version
George Avakian - Jay & Kai + 6: The Jay And Kai Trombone Octet album art J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding - Jay & Kai + 6: The Jay And Kai Trombone Octet (Album) Columbia US 1956 Sell This Version
George Avakian - Message From Hambro album art The Lenny Hambro Quintet The Lenny Hambro Quintet - Message From Hambro (Album) Columbia US 1956 Sell This Version
George Avakian - A Historia de Louis Armstrong - Volume II album art Louis Armstrong And His Hot Seven* Louis Armstrong And His Hot Seven* - A Historia de Louis Armstrong - Volume II (Comp) Columbia US 1956 Sell This Version
George Avakian - The Bessie Smith Story - Volume 2 album art Bessie Smith Bessie Smith - The Bessie Smith Story - Volume 2 (Comp) Columbia US 1956 Sell This Version