showed more than enough to suggest he can win off a mark in the 60s and there was a lot to like about his comeback run over an extended 1m2f on the all-weather at Dundalk this month.
However, odds-on punters had to sweat because the Red Ransom colt was all out to hold off Andantino
The second movement, Andantino
, is almost a miniature concertino for oboe, here played with aching beauty by Kelly Gronli.
He loved to make playful, competitive, happy ballets in which the dancers showcase their virtuosity and verve, such as Interplay, Andantino
, Piano Pieces, and In G Major.
The quality was reintroduced in the Andantino
, with a smooth transferral of melodies between different instruments.
Debussy, "De reve," comparison of the tempo indications of The Juilliard manuscript and the Stichvorlage (Morgan manuscript) Measure Juilliard Manuscript 1 Lent (Tempo Rubato) 6 Andantino
2 30 En animant un peu 42 46 47 [1.
Justyna Zanko's playing of Prokofiev's first violin concerto was full of character: deliciously capturing the ethereal dreamy quality of the opening andantino
- to which the work returns at the end - and the scurrying, bustling catchme-if-you-can scherzo.
showed enough to suggest he can win off a mark in the 60s and there was a lot to like about his comeback over an extended 1m2f on the all-weather at Dundalk this month.
While the central scherzo tended towards cacophony, the andantino
was lovely and Petrenko kept expert control of the tricky rhythms of the closing march all the way to a terrific finish.
Her sweet, warm sound and nuanced phrasing brought poignancy to the preceding Andantino
, and the subtlety of her playing on the opening movement's second theme served as a nice foil to the vigor and urgency with which the opening theme was delivered.
was a superb relaxant, with the strings just occasionally allowing slight disagreements amongst themselves.
is the calm before the storm, the end of the finale bursting out in a most provocative and, as the composer said, "completely crazy" manner.