PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE ALAN HOVHANESS INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH CENTRE ARCHIVES
Clarinetist Lawrence Sobol
Lawrence Sobol and Martin Berkofsky were Co-Directors of the Long island Chamber Ensemble during the years that the Ensemble worked with Alan Hovhaness. Mr. Sobol was the producer of Hovhaness' 80th Anniversary Concert in Carnegie Hall, was responsible for the commission of the mass "The Way of Jesus," and the "Ani" and "Artsakh" Symphonies. He and pianist Martin Berkofsky were asked by Hovhaness to record for his company Poseidon Society.