Sharp Melody

Account of CURRAGHMORE STUD, Hamilton (As Agent).

(The property of The Estate of M. E. Kent)



Chestnut mare

Chestnut Mare


F 48

(Branded: vanr sh; 7 over 2 off sh)


Daggers Drawn (USA)



Sharpen Up


Doubly Sure


Sun and Shade


Northern Dancer




Right Tune (GB)


Green Desert


Northern Dancer

Foreign Courier

Sir Ivor

Triste Oeil

Raise a Cup

Raise a Native

Commander Ali

Bold Commander

1st dam

RIGHT TUNE, by Green Desert. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 9f, Doncaster Goosehill Market H., Newmarket Beacon 2YO Maiden S. Half-sister to Desert Wish (dam of WICKLOW HILLS). Dam of six named foals, four to race, two winners, inc:-

Sharp Melody (f. by Daggers Drawn). 4 wins. See below.

Music City (f. by City on a Hill). Winner at 2000m, 2d Cambridge JC Dunstan Feeds Championship Qualifier.

Hold That Tiger (c. by Vettori). Placed in Aust.

2nd dam

TRISTE OEIL, by Raise a Cup. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1¼m, Newbury Ballymacoll Stud S., L, Goodwood New Ham S., 3d Newmarket Sweet Solera S., L, Lingfield Oaks Trial S., L, Sandown Wayfoong S. Half-sister to STEEL COMMANDER. Dam of 10 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

Tavio. 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1300m to 1800m in France, Ger. and Bel.

Desert Wish. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 11f in Ire. Dam of-

WICKLOW HILLS(Danewin). 7 wins from 1300m to 2200m, A$214,020, to 2008-09, Bunbury Cup, L, 2d Pinjarra Cup, L, WATC ATA H., Real Magic H., Westspeed Stayers Bonus H., Winning Edge Presentations H., 3d WATC Jestatune H.

Special Package(Secret Savings). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1400m, 2d SAJC Oaklands P., L, Skycity Adelaide H., MVRC Melbourne Commercial Trophy H., 4th MVRC St Albans S., L.

Desert Sands. 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 2400m in Aust. and U.A.E, AJC Grey Boots 2YO H., 2d Jebel Ali Emirates H., 3d Nad al Sheba Lausanne S., AJC Kensington War Memorial Club 2YO H.

3rd dam

COMMANDER ALI, by Bold Commander. 2 wins at 1600m, 2150m in France. Dam of 4 named foals, all winners, inc:-

STEEL COMMANDER(Steel Heart). 8 wins at 5f, 6f, Curragh Philips Electrical H., L, Phoenix Park Bawnbrack Stud H., Curragh Kildare Maiden S., 2d Taby Open Sprint Championship, L, Phoenix Park Greystones H., Blackrock H., 3d Curragh Greenlands S., Gr.3, Philips Electrical H., L, Phoenix Park Flying Five S., L, Curragh Herbert Lodge H., Irish H., Leopardstown Wicklow H., Phoenix Park Grange Stud H.

Race Record :4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, WRC Kingdom Residential Housing H., Waikato RC Espresso Infusion H., 2d WRC New Zealand Community Trust H., 3d Taranaki RC Schweppervescence H., WRC Apex Print & Design H., Manawatu RC Lindauer H.

Has not been to stud