||The first more or less serious attempt to explore the biography and work of the great choirmaster, the main creator of the Red Banner Ensemble, one of the first musicians - people’s artists of the USSR, laureate of the Stalin Prizes, major general.
It contains a number of inaccuracies and shortcomings. In particular, for obvious reason, the topic of the work of Alexander Vasilievich in the structure of the Russian Orthodox Church is not covered, and there is no list of relevant works.
The author - George A. Polyanovsky. Publishing house "Soviet composer", 1959, 70 pages, with illustrations.