Dardanus


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Dardanus

(där`dənəs), in Greek mythology, founder of Troy; son of Zeus and the Pleiad Electra. His descendants, the Trojans, were sometimes called the Dardani.
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By the time the two operas represented on this disc, Dardanus and Le Temple de la Glorire, rolled around, the composer was well established.
Dardanus Controlled is 18th century French composer Jean-Philippe Rameau's second version of the myth and has never been produced in modern times.
This he did by carefully selecting bits and pieces from Rameau's large theatrical oeuvre--first the rich and brilliant overture to Zais, then a string of airs and dance interludes from Dardanus, Platee, Les Indes galantes and other works, along with a transcription for orchestra of one selection from one of the composer's keyboard suites.
Dardanus will probably find the step into handicap company too much for him, while Grave Doubts is another likely to find this a lot more competitive than when winning his last three.
The score is richly interspersed with facsimile reproductions of contemporary copies of scores and parts as well as manuscript and printed concordances with Rameau's music for Castor et Pollux, Dardanus, La princesse de Navarre, Le temple de la gloire and Zoroastre, from which Rameau adapted some of the movements.
Ed Dunlop had a decent-sized team out in force and Mot Juste continued her preparation for next week's Group 1 Aston Upthorpe Yorkshire Oaks when travelling well under Tommy Imrie while sandwiched between Catchy Word and Dardanus.
The Mtoto filly shared company with Dardanus and stretched out nicely.
Sudden Flight was the boss in his spin with Perestroika and Comfortable Call, while Dardanus appeared to be on good terms with himself in his work with Danelor.
It wasn't a good day for Brett Doyle as he was beaten a short head on Delgado by Lord Merlin and went down by half a length on Hawkes Run to Kieren Fallon and Dardanus in the finale.
Catchy Word looked in good order when coming home strongly in his spin with Moon Solitaire, and Mot Juste displayed her acknowledged laziness in her work with Dardanus.
Big John has his first outing for Ed Dunlop, whose two runners on the all-weather this year, Illusionist and Dardanus, have yielded two wins and a second placing from three outings.