I met my love at the Metmain
Susan Laney Spector, oboist in the Metropolitan Opera orchestra, has posted a beautiful reminiscence of how the concertmaster and his soprano wife took her social life in hand and found her a life-mate.
The conspiracy was months in planning, and there were several failed attempts, but ultimately the cabal was successful in its treachery.
The plot was hatched in my third season at the Metropolitan Opera and involved the MET Orchestra concertmaster at the time, Raymond Gniewek, and his wife, soprano Judith Blegen…
Read on here.