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George Avakian, 1919-2017

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In sometimes assessing the accomplishments and artistry of individual performers, the mastermind and/or visionary behind these artists is often invariably overlooked.

Such a man was George Avakian, who, if you read his obituary or are familiar with the man behind the superstar artists he represented or 'discovered' was THE vital instrument behind their ultimate success.

R.I.P. George. You illuminated our musical lives with stellar talent and insights that, doubtful, will ever be duplicated in modern times.
 
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