coronach


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a song or hymn of mourning composed or performed as a memorial to a dead person

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This challenge is heightened at the Poplar River Power Station near Coronach.
Coronach, unfortunately, is only a fair reproduction of the composer's manuscript score, rendering it much less readable.
The Ministry of Justice will also be providing additional funding for expansions of other victim services programs to the RCMP detachment areas of Assiniboia, Coronach and Kyle.
It did keep raining, climaxing with a thunderstorm of Wagnerian intensity on Derby eve; for the first time since Coronach waded home in front in 1926 the Classic was going to be run on heavy ground.
Compiled by Andrew Pennington and Nicholas Godfrey The List Derby winners trained by Fred Darling Captain Cuttle (1922) Ridden by Steve Donoghue Manna (1925) Steve Donoghue Coronach (1926) Joe Childs Cameronian (1931) Freddie Fox Bois Roussel (1938) Charlie Elliott Pont L'Eveque (1940) Sam Wragg Owen Tudor (1941) Billy Nevett
Coronach, the champion two-year-old of 1925, had returned to action with a smooth win at the Craven meeting, making the Guineas seem a formality for him.
Of 20th century Derby winners, Volodyovski, Cicero, Aboyeur, Pommern (at Newmarket), Grand P arade, Spion Kop, Captain Cuttle, Felstead, Trigo and Windsor Lad all won on hard ground, and St Amant, Sansovino and Coronach scored on heavy.
And while he got some indifferent and worse performers among his results, he also obtained the best that anyone obtained from Coronach (Niccolo Dell'Arca), Blenheim (Donatello), Blue Peter (Botticelli), Dante (Toulouse Lautrec) and the distinctly uninfluential Mid-day Sun (De Nittis).
He won the Derby with Captain Cuttle (1922), Manna (1925), Coronach (1926), Cameronian (1931), Bois Roussel (1938), Pont l'Evque (1940) and Owen Tudor (1941).
3-3 with Lemberg, Colorado beat Coronach 3-1, and Hyperion beat Felicitation 4-1.
10 Hurry On (1913) Fred Darling trained a record number of champions and Derby winners, including Captain Cuttle, Coronach, Cameronian, Bois Roussel, Owen Tudor, Sun Chariot and Big Game, but he habitually described Hurry On, unbeaten victor of a wartime substitute St Leger in 1916, as the best horse he had ever trained.
Coronach looked likely to achieve his third championship when taking the Coronation Cup and Hardwicke Stakes as a four-year-old.
At his stable at Beckhampton, where he trained from 1914 to 1947, his Classic winners included the unbeaten wartime St Leger victor Hurry On, whom he described as his greatest champion; the latter's son Coronach, the best of his Derby winners; and Tudor Minstrel, who cantered home in the 2,000 Guineas.
Little brown Colorado and large chestnut Coronach formed one of the great 'double acts' of the century, their rivalry enlivening two seasons in the mid-1920s.