Vasiliy Aleksandrovich DEKHTEREV
Vasiliy DEKHTEREV, USSR Composer and conductor. Stalin Prize.
DEKHTEREV, Vasiliy was born in 1910 in Orenburg.
1929 graduated 1st State Musical Technicum, Moscow.
1929-1932 First Violinist, USSR Bolshoy Theater. 1932-1936 Conductor and Musical Director, Theater of Working Youth. 1936-1938 instructor, choral and conducting classes, Magnitogorsk School of Music.
1941-1942 Director, Ural Military District Song and Dance Ensemble. Later Conductor, Stanislavsky Opera and Drama Studios.