Gregorian Chant

Gregorian Chant

Sire: Echoes of Heaven

Dam: Norse Affair

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Mare

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Oct 14th, 2015

Country: New Zealand

Trainer's Name: Mitchell Freedman


Oti Racing (Mgrs: T Henderson & S Driscoll), R Koch, S Roth, L Webb, Ms D McKeown, Ms M Webb, P Cavanagh-Downs, J & Mrs J Spence, D & Mrs D Miller, We Don't Care Synd, Make It Rein Synd, 2w Synd, Avla Synd & Three Hand Racing

Career Record: 17-1-3-5

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    5.9 %
  • Place
    47.1 %





Foaled 14th October 2015

SireEncosta de LagoFairy KingNorthern Dancer
ECHOES OF HEAVEN (AUS) Shoal CreekStar Way
2007Shantha's ChoiceCanny LadBletchingly
  Dancing ShowNijinsky
DamViking RulerDanehillDanzig
NORSE AFFAIR (NZ) TristaloveSir Tristram
2005Strawberry AffairStar WayStar Appeal
  Key IssueSir Tristram

ECHOES OF HEAVEN (AUS) (Bay 2007-Stud 2012). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 1800m, SAJC Port Adelaide Guineas, L. Half-brother to SW Redoute's Choice. Sire of 26 rnrs, 10 wnrs, inc. SW Countofmontecristo (Singapore 3YO Sprint, L), SP Impulsive Habit and of Bold Success, Star Echo, Angelic Spirit, St Andre, Rhymic Dancer, Sky Twenty One - Blazing Partners (H.K.), The Duke of Jazz, Wainui Gold and of the placegetters Lorde Have Mercy, Advent, etc.


1st dam

NORSE AFFAIR, by Viking Ruler. Winner at 2000m in NZ. This is her fourth living foal. Dam of one foal to race-

Tavlin (g. by Tavistock). Winner at 1600m in 2017-18 in NZ.


2nd dam

STRAWBERRY AFFAIR, by Star Way. 2 wins at 2050m, 2100m in NZ and Aust. Half-sister to FOCAL POINT. Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

Cybele. 4 wins at 1400m, 2d CJC Christchurch Casino H., NRM Nutrition Seminars H., 3d CJC H.

Mid Sun. 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m in Malaysia.

Norse Affair. Winner. See above.


3rd dam

KEY ISSUE, by Sir Tristram. Unplaced. Half-sister to Trellis. Dam of 8 foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

FOCAL POINT (Kashani). 5 wins at 1600m, NZ$108,235, Waikato RC Gasmate S., Gr.2, ARC Fitz-Gerald Auctions H., Oxford Trust H., Cambridge JC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance H., 2d ARC One Cool Cat H., BOP RC Bob Silson & Peter Simmonds Memorial H., Waikato RC Eprinex H., 3d ARC Zabeel Classic, Gr.1, Whips 'n' Spurs H.

Swipe. 5 wins from 2100m to 2300m, NZ$75,050, Levin RC Allergy New Zealand H., WRC Zarzuela H., 2d WRC Konami H., Getfunkd Gallop H., Tsarina Stables H., 3d WRC Dunstan Stayers Qualifier.

Our Tristajet. 3 wins from 1200m to 1600m, Avondale JC A & T on 123 Celebration H., Function Centre H., 3d ARC Pinto H., Poenamo Cobb & Co H., Turner Hopkins H., Lindauer Fraise H., Avondale JC Albany Village Laundry H. Dam of-

Magic Tryst (Magic Ring). 5 wins at 1200m, NZ$114,850, ARC Auckland International Airport 3YO H., Avondale JC Byerley Park H., ARC Remuera Fisheries H., 2d Hawkes Bay Highview S., Gr.3, Rotorua RC Lion Red P., L, Waikato RC Sprint H., L, 3d ARC New Zealand Herald H., Waikato RC Wentwood Grange 3YO H. Dam of-

Magic Moment - Inventor (H.K.) (Don Eduardo). 6 wins at 1200m, 1650m, NZ$14,475, HK$3,867,525, to 2017-18, HKJC San Antonio H., Mut Wah H., Kwun Tong H., Manawatu RC Challenge H., Kam Tin River H., 2d HKJC Fakei Cup, 3d Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3, HKJC Sutherland H.

Princess Rihanna (Showcasing). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1400m, NZ$95,150, to 2017-18, ARC Dunstan Feeds Qualifier, Levin RC Courtesy Ford 2YO S., 3d Hawkes Bay Gold Trail S., Gr.3, 4th ARC Diamond S., Gr.1, Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, Karaka Million, RL.

Gold Tartini. 4 wins from 1600m to 2000m, HK$2,267,250, HKJC Cheung Cup, Citigold Private Client H., Yue Yee H., Lucky Owners H., 2d HKJC Shui Pin Wai H., HKU Space H., Caine H., Wang Tak H., 3d HKJC Sha Tin Heights H., Lion Herald H., HKU Faculty of Arts H.

Key Whiz. Winner at 2000m, 3d Waikato RC PGG Wrightson H.

Strawberry Affair. 2 wins. See above.

Jet Issue. Unraced. Dam of-

Jet Setter - Wiser (H.K.). 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m in NZ, 2d HKJC Des Voeux H., King Kwong H.

Keynassue. 2 wins at 1200m, 2100m, 3d ARC Grocery Charity Trust H., Lindauer H.


4th dam

LATTICE, by Majestic Light. Unraced. Half-sister to TRUE COLORS, OVER TO YOU, SPRAY (dam of HIGH BRITE), Cabin, Forefather, Rainbow Rose (dam of VAGUELY FAMILIAR), Hopespringseternal (dam of MISWAKI, NORTHERN ETERNITY). Dam of 13 named foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Trellis (Quadratic). 6 wins-1 at 2, 3d Beulah Park John W Phillips S., L.


5th dam

ROSE BOWER, by Princequillo. 6 wins-4 at 2, Aqueduct Matron S., Gr.1, Arlington Park Princess Pat S., Gr.3. Sister to Foxy Quilla (dam of BARRYDOWN), half-sister to Manwari, Ruffinal. Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

TRUE COLORS (Hoist the Flag). 6 wins, Arlington Park Round Table H., Gr.3, Delaware Park Leonard Richards S., Gr.3, Aqueduct Fort Marcy H., L, Belmont Sword Dancer H., L, 2d Belmont Edgemere H., Gr.3, Laurel Japan Racing Association H., L. Sire.

SPRAY (Forli). 7 wins, River Downs Tri-State H., L, 2d River Downs Vivacious H., L, 3d Detroit Damsels S., L. Dam of-

HIGH BRITE (Best Turn). 15 wins-2 at 2, US$1,150,519, Belmont True North H., Gr.2, Aqueduct Sport Page H., Gr.3, 2d Aqueduct Bay Shore S., Gr.2, Belmont Withers S., Gr.2, 3d Belmont Vosburgh H., Gr.1, Fall Highweight H., Gr.2, Boojum H., Gr.2, Saratoga Forego H., Gr.2. Sire.

Rosespray. Winner in U.S.A. Dam of-

Fresh Spray. 2 wins-1 at 2- in U.S.A. Dam of-

POLISH SPRAY (Polish Numbers). 14 wins-1 at 2-from 5f to 8¼f, US$204,642, Philadelphia Park Iroquois H., L, 4th Philadelphia Park Lyman H., L. Sire.

Little Bittern. Placed in GB. Dam of-

Fox for Gold. Winner at 2 in Germany. Dam of-

FRIEDHELMO (Dashing Blade). 7 wins from 1600m to 3400m in GB and Germany, Hoppegarten Fruhjahrszuchtpreis der Dreijahrigen, L, 3d Preis der Hotellerie Baden-Baden, L.

Forever Nice. 4 wins-1 at 2- in Germany. Dam of-

FEODORA (Lord of England). Winner at 2200m, €361,540 in Germany, Düsseldorf Preis der Diana, Gr.1, 2d Baden-Baden Preis der Winterkönigin, Gr.3, Cologne Winterkonigin Trial, L, 4th Munich Grosser Preis von Bayern, Gr.1, Saint-Cloud Prix Corrida, Gr.2.

FORTHE MILLIONKISS (Dashing Blade). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1500m to 2000m, £2,690, €209,368 in France and Germany, Grosser Preis der Sparkasse Hannover, Gr.2, Longchamp Prix du Ranelagh, L, Nantes Grand Prix Anjou-Bretagne, L, 2d Frankfurt Grosse Hessen Meile, Gr.3, Nantes Grand Prix Anjou Bretagne, L, Saint-Cloud Prix du Ranelagh, L, 3d Cologne Grosse Europa Meile, Gr.2, Dortmund Grosser Preis der Wirtschaft, Gr.3.

FOREVER FREE (Platini). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1300m to 3200m in Ireland and Germany, Baden-Baden Preis von Schlenderhan, L, 4th Hamburg Deutscher Herold Preis, Gr.3.

OVER TO YOU (Buckpasser). 2 wins at 2, Sandown Solario S., L.

Cabin (Bagdad). 6 wins, 2d Golden Gate Berkeley H., L, 3d Santa Anita H., Gr.1, Hollywood Park Caballero H., L. Sire.

Forefather (Forli). 2 wins in Ireland and U.S.A, 2d Phoenix Park Whitehall S., Gr.3. Sire.

Rainbow Rose. 2 wins at 2 in U.S.A. Dam of-

VAGUELY FAMILIAR (Vaguely Noble). 3 wins at 2, Churchill Downs Pocahontas S., L, 2d Arlington-Washington Lassie S., Gr.3. Producer.

Valmara (Fleet Nasrullah). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 5f, 1¼m, 3d York Lowther S., Gr.3. Dam of-

Smartenette. 3 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

Gem's for Julie. 9 wins-1 at 2- in U.S.A. Dam of-

B. J.'S MARK (Sheikh Albadou). 7 wins from 5½f to 1m, Evangeline Mile H., L, Lone Star Park Arlington Downs H., L. Sire.

Edith P.. Winner in U.S.A. Dam of-

CRUZAN GOLD (General Assembly). 5 wins in Peru, Monterrico Clasico Organizacion Sudamericana de Fomento, Gr.1, Clasico Ernesto Ayulo Pardo, Gr.2, Clasico Rio Pallanga, L, Clasico Jose Rodriguez Razzeto, L, 2d Clasico Polla de Potrillos, Gr.1, Monterrico Clasico Ricardo Ortiz de Zevallos, Gr.1, Clasico La Copa, Gr.2, 3d Monterrico Clasico Ciudad de Lima, Gr.2, Clasico Enrique Meiggs, Gr.3-twice.

EDIL TOM (Shy Tom). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m, R229,650, Newmarket Tony Ruffel S., L.

Shy Eda. Unraced. Dam of-

DUVETS (Mutakddim). 6 wins at 1400m, 1600m in Argentina, San Isidro Clasico Ecuador, Gr.2, Clasico Porteño, Gr.3, Handicap Alan Breck, 2d San Isidro G.P. San Isidro, Gr.1, 3d San Isidro G.P. Joaquin S de Anchorena, Gr.1, 4th San Isidro Clasico America, Gr.2. Sire.

SHY LEGIONARIO - GREAT LEADER (H.K.) (Mutakddim). 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m in Argentina, Palermo Clasico Benito Villanueva, Gr.2, 2d Palermo G.P. de las Americas OSAF, Gr.1.

Norama. Placed in France. Dam of-

ROSAMBO (Sagaro). 8 wins, Auteuil Prix La Caze S/chase, L, 2d Auteuil Prix Gerald de Rochefort Hurdle, L.

Native Duchess. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of-

MY GALLANT DUCHESS (My Gallant). 8 wins, Sportsmans Lady Hallie H., L, 2d Sportsmans Sixty Sails H., Gr.3. Producer.

Connie to Market. Unplaced. Dam of-

Hy's Stream. 4 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

GOLDEN SILENCE (Hold Your Peace). 3 wins at 2, Laurel Smart Angle S., L, 2d Aqueduct Demoiselle S., Gr.1. Dam of-

DETENER (Dynaformer). 12 wins from 1m to 9f, US$214,927, Rockingham Lou Smith Memorial H., L, 4th Prairie Meadows Precisionist H., L.

Hopespringseternal. Unraced. Dam of-

MISWAKI (Mr. Prospector). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, Longchamp Prix de la Salamandre, Gr.1, Belmont Charles Hatton S., L, Deauville Prix Yacowlef, L, 2d Deauville Prix Morny, Gr.1, Belmont Fall Highweight H., Gr.2, 3d Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1. Champion sire.

NORTHERN ETERNITY (Northern Dancer). 2 wins at 2, Newbury St Catherine's S., L, 2d York Lowther S., Gr.2. Dam of-

ETERNITY STAR (Majestic Light). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1800m, US$327,500, Hollywood Derby, Gr.1, Del Mar Derby, Gr.2, Longchamp Prix de Pontarme, L, Saint-Cloud Prix de la Saone, 2d Longchamp Prix La Rochette, Gr.3, 3d Santa Anita Volante H., Gr.3, Palermo Handicap Haras Argentinos, L, 4th Hollywood Turf Cup, Gr.1, Saint-Cloud Prix Eclipse, Gr.3.

ETERNAL REVE (Diesis). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, Curragh Matron S., Gr.3, 2d Royal Ascot Coronation S., Gr.1, Keeneland Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup, Gr.1, Deauville Prix Quincey, Gr.3. Dam of-

MOQUETTE (Maria's Mon). Winner at 2, Nantes Prix des Sablonnets, L, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Tenebreuse. Producer.

Infinite Spirit (Maria's Mon). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m in GB and U.A.E, Nad al Sheba Moonshell Mile Prep H., 2d Pontefract Silver Tankard S., L. Dam of-

Continua. Unraced. Dam of-

COTAI GLORY (Exceed and Excel). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 5¼f, £280,563, €6,000, US$40,105, Goodwood Molecomb S., Gr.3, 2d Royal Ascot King's Stand S., Gr.1, Woodbine Nearctic S., Gr.2, 3d York Nunthorpe S., Gr.1.

PERMISSION (Authorized). 2 wins at 1m, 1¼m to 2017, Newmarket James Seymour S., L, 2d Newmarket Rosemary S., L.

ETERNITY RANGE (Majestic Light). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2000m, Santa Anita Big Shot S., L, 3d Longchamp Grand Criterium, Gr.1. Sire.

Hopespringsforever. Placed at 3, 2d Goodwood Gordon Lennox S. Dam of-

APOLLO CAT (Storm Cat). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 6f, Monmouth Colleen S., L, 2d Aqueduct Cicada S., Gr.3. Producer.

Steady Cat (Storm Cat). 5 wins-2 at 2-to 7f, US$224,427, Belmont Allowance, 2d Saratoga Adirondack S., Gr.2. Dam of-

JUMP START (A.P. Indy). 2 wins at 2, US$221,265, Saratoga Special S., Gr.2, 2d Belmont Champagne S., Gr.1. Sire.

Steady Course. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 1m, 4th Fair Grounds Oaks, Gr.2. Dam of-

MASTERY (Candy Ride). 4 wins-3 at 2-from 6f to 8½f, US$511,200, to 2017, Los Alamitos Futurity, Gr.1, Santa Anita San Felipe S., Gr.2, Del Mar Bob Hope S., Gr.3.

CLEAR SAILING (Empire Maker). 4 wins from 6f to 8½f, Fair Grounds Pelleteri S., L, 2d Evangeline Downs Matron S., L. Producer.

McConnell Springs. Unraced. Dam of-

Instant Coverage. Winner at 6f in U.S.A. Dam of-

LA MACCHINA (Malibu Moon). 3 wins at 1m, 8½f, Oaklawn Park Essex H., L.

Hope for All. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of-

LACOVIA (Majestic Light). Top of The 1986 French 3YO Free H. (1800m-2100m). 3 wins from 1800m to 2100m, 2,181,050fr., Chantilly Prix de Diane, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Saint-Alary, Gr.1, 2d Longchamp Prix Vanteaux, Gr.3, 3d Longchamp Prix Vermeille, Gr.1. Dam of-

TOBOUGG (Barathea). Joint third on The 2000 European 2YO Classification. 3 wins at 2, £360,000, €2,601, 400,000fr., HK$4,000,000, Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix de la Salamandre, Gr.1, York Prince Of Wales's Own Regiment 2YO S., 2d Newmarket Champion S., Gr.1, Hong Kong Cup, Gr.1, 3d The Derby, Gr.1, Newbury Steventon S., L, 4th Sandown Eclipse S., Gr.1. Sire.

OTAVALO (Diesis). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1300m, 1600m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix de Saint-Patrick, L, 3d Santa Anita El Rincon H., Gr.2.

Altadena. Unplaced. Dam of-

MEISHO ODO (Sunday Silence). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m, 216,133,000¥, Hanshin Sankei Osaka Hai, L, Naruo Kinen, L. Sire.

All for Hope. Unraced. Dam of-

TAMANNA (Trempolino). 2 wins in Germany, Düsseldorfer BMW Preis, L. Producer.

Aethra. Placed in GB. Dam of-

KANE ORE - MOTAFAWEQAH (Sau.) (Green Desert). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1450m, La Teste Criterium du Bequet, L, Saint-Cloud Prix de la Cochere, L. Producer.

Till Eternity. Unraced. Dam of-

FORT CHAFFEE (Mr. Prospector). 7 wins-1 at 2, US$216,462, Ellis Park Governor's H., L, 2d Santa Anita Bolsa Chica S., L. Sire.