The figures may, in fact, be traced back to the predecessor of the quadrille, the eighteenth-century contredanse
francaise or cotillion.
has made significant strides since joining Luca Cumani this year, winning a couple of handicaps before completing her hat-trick with a narrow success in a Group Two in Italy.
The daughter of Fantastic Light contested some good races in Italy and France this season and ran a cracker when just held by Cumani's Contredanse
in the Italian Oaks.
For instance, the use of a simple English contredanse
at the moment when Prometheus invites his "creatures" to take their first steps suggests a certain "egalitarian" impulse within Beethoven's treatment of the myth (p.
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Just days earlier, he'd returned home from the Italian Oaks, which he won on Contredanse
, trained by Luca Cumani who now has first call on Kieren.
One Clever Cat was a further length and a half away in third, with the Luca Cumani-trained Contredanse
back in fourth.
Contents: Les Campbells arrivent--Danse des fees--Nocturne--Limerick-Pibroch--Chanson ecossaise des basses-terres--Fantaisie sur une contredanse
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In the late Wolfgang Plath's discussion of a sketch-leaf for the contredanse
"La Bataille," K.
Luca Cumani Last year's Italian Oaks winner didn't pull up any trees on her return in the Group 3 Dahlia Stakes here on 1,000 Guineas day, but she looked to have improved a lot for the outing when impressing in her spin on the Watered Gallop when reunited with Kirsty Milczarek.
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