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.
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).
Another son of Hurry On, Coronach, became the best of his Derby winners in 1926, and helped him to his first trainers' championship.
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.
He holds the 20th-century records for the most Horses of the Year and the most Derby winners, with seven in each category; his Epsom heroes were Captain Cuttle, Manna, Coronach, Cameronian, Bois Roussel, Pont l'Evque and Owen Tudor.
11 Joe Childs (1884-1958), renowned for riding waiting races, won 15 Classics, including the Derby on Fifinella, Triple Crown victor Gainsborough and Coronach.
Bayardo (fourth in 1909), Coronach (second in 1926) and Dante (second in 1945) all had valid excuses; sprint star Abernant accomplished wonders to resist Nimbus until the dying strides in 1949; Grundy found one - Bolkonski - slightly better at the distance in 1975; and Generous plainly wanted further when fourth behind Mystiko in 1991.