Scott Morrison wrote:
>>The performances this week of Elgar's 'Dream of Gerontius', with Sir Colin
>>Davis conducting the New York Philharmonic . . . will be the FIRST EVER
>>performance by the NY Phil of Elgar's choral masterpiece!
>I happened to mention this to a friend who knows about such things, and
>he assured me that the NY Phil performed this work in 1959. ...
I was quoting an article in New York Times. I guess you can't trust anyone