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Vasiliy Aleksandrovich DEKHTEREV

composer and conductor

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.