Moscow, July 10, 1943. Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory. Jubilee evening dedicated to the 60th anniversary of the artistic director of the song and dance ensemble of the Soviet Army, Professor A. V. Aleksandrov. Among those present: I. Moskvin, A. Gerasimov, N. Ozerov, K. T. Dzerzhinskaya, D. D. Shostakovich and others. A. I. Khachaturyan speaking.