Anatoliy BOGATYREV, USSR Composer. Professor 1952; Honoured Art Worker of Belorussian Soviet Socialist Republic since 1944; Director, Minsk Conservatory, since 1948; board member, USSR Union of Composers, since 1948. Order of Lenin, 1944; three Order of Red Banner of Labor, 1940, 1949, 1955; medal; Stalin Prize, 1941. Member, Communist Party, since 1954.
1934-1937 rehearsals conductor, Belarusian Theater of Opera and Ballet, Minsk. 1938-1949 Chairman, Belarusian Union of Composers. 1941-1943 instructor and Deputy Director, Research Department, Sverdlovsk Conservatory.
Deputy, Belarusian Supreme Soviet of 1938, 1947, 1951 and 1955 convocation.