Marcello's Sonata


Sire: Galileo

Dam: Costalette

Colour: Brown

Gender: Gelding

Age: 11 year old

Foaled: Oct 17th, 2007


Mrs J Edwards

Career Record: 29-4-0-2

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    13.8 %
  • Place
    6.9 %





Brown geldingFoaled in 2007

SireSadler's WellsNorthern DancerNearctic
GALILEO (IRE) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1998Urban SeaMiswakiMr. Prospector
DamEncosta de LagoFairy KingNorthern Dancer
COSTALETTE (AUS) Shoal CreekStar Way
1999RippletteRiver RoughBrigand
  Bow MistressBurglar

GALILEO (IRE) (Bay 1998-Stud 2002). 6 wins-1 at 2, The Derby, Gr.1. Champion GB/Ire. Sire 7 times. Sire of 1761 rnrs, 1204 wnrs, 229 SW, inc. Cape Blanco (Irish Derby, Gr.1), New Approach, Australia, Soldier of Fortune, Found, Magician, Red Rocks, Adelaide, Nathaniel, Treasure Beach, Intello, Ruler of the World, Frankel, Minding, Igugu, Gleneagles, Misty for Me, Noble Mission, Rip Van Winkle, Order of St George, Alandi, Teofilo, Sixties Icon, etc.


1st dam

COSTALETTE, by Encosta de Lago. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, A$84,900, MVRC Seradeka 2YO H., Festival Trophy H., 2d MVRC Carlton Draught 2YO H., Programmed Maintenance 2YO H., Paulene Maree H., Dash for Cash at Collingrove Flying H., 3d MVRC Flying Halo H. Half-sister to MAGIC MUSIC (dam of MAGICALLY). Dam of two named foals, both winners-

Marcello's Sonata (g. by Galileo). 3 wins. See below.

Miss Pin Up (f. by Pins). Winner at 1100m in Aust.


2nd dam

RIPPLETTE, by River Rough. Unraced. Half-sister to Mister Bow. Dam of 10 named foals, 8 to race, all winners, inc:-

MAGIC MUSIC (Loosen Up). 12 wins to 1200m, A$481,450, MVRC Schweppes S., Gr.2, VATC Chirnside S., Gr.2, VRC KA Morrison H., MVRC Dr JG Sheahan P., 1200m-in track record time, Strathayr H., VATC Franklins Ltd H., Hickmans P., Swinburne International H., St Kevin's College P., 2d VRC Red Tempo H., VATC Optus Vision P., 3d VRC Lightning S., Gr.1, VATC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, 4th VATC Christmas H., L. Dam of-

MAGICALLY (Danehill). 5 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$289,375, SAJC Yallambee Classic, Gr.2, QTC Juanmo H., L, MVRC Toll IPEC H., Peter Hayes P., 2d SAJC Redelva S., L, STC Triscay S., L. Producer.

Tarn Princess. 8 wins at 1000m, A$245,000, VRC Jayco H., Geoffrey Levett H., MVRC Port Adelaide Power H., Cranbourne TC Jayco Flying H., MRC Gippsland Sprint Series Heat 3 H., MVRC Jimmy Barnes Concert H., All Shot H., VATC Denise's Joy H., 2d MRC Rajah Sahib H., May H., MVRC Amounis H., MRC Let's Get Physical H., MVRC Toy Factory H., VATC Biscadale 2YO H. Dam of-

Tonyboy (Sebring). 3 wins at 1200m, A$54,050, HK$4,117,950, in 2015-16, HKJC Sai Van Bridge H., Oncidium H., Seoul H., 2d MRC Redoute's Choice S., L, HKJC Oriental Express H., London H., Rose H., 3d VRC VOBIS Gold Ingot 2YO S., HKJC Cannon H., Audemars Piguet Lady Jules Audemars H., Chevalier E&M Engineering H., Tai Ping Shan H., Franck Muller H., Mayfair H.

War Prince. 6 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$283,500, to 2015-16, WATC Westspeed H., Westspeed 3YO H., Skyy Vodka H.-twice, Tabtouch H., Amelia Park Lamb Sprint H., 2d WATC Michael Pateman Memorial H., National Jockeys Trust H., H., Tabtouch Win Today H., 3d WATC Amelia Park Sprint H., Crown Perth H., Swan River H., Broome International Airport H., Fleet West H.

Costalette. 3 wins. See above.

Dance the Music. 4 wins to 1400m, 2d VRC Eugene Gorman H., SAJC Tyco Water H., 3d SAJC Printing Hub H. Dam of-

Waltzes. 6 wins to 1100m, A$166,324, MVRC TAB Iphone APP H., Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge H., 2d MRC Visvanathan Memorial P., MVRC Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge Heat H., 3d MVRC Sportingbet Premium H., Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge Heat H.-twice, Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge H.

Formline. Unraced. Dam of-

Just a Bullet (Danerich). 6 wins to 1200m, A$132,990, to 2015-16, 2d MRC Hal Baker P., MVRC Epworth Medical Imaging H., 3d MRC Rubiton S., Gr.2, Clarence River JC Sir James Kirby H.


3rd dam

BOW MISTRESS, by Burglar. 12 wins-2 at 2-from 900m to 1600m, A$125,620, VATC JJ Liston S., Gr.2, VRC Gallantic H., L, TRC One Thousand Guineas, L, VATC Victorian Racing Museum Sprint H., Doveton H., St Aubin H., TRC Rosebery H., Veterinary H., 2YO H., 2d VRC Linlithgow S., Gr.2, VATC Memsie S., Gr.2, VRC Sweet Chime H., VATC Moondah P., 3d VATC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, VATC Memsie S., Gr.2, 4th VRC Pure Pak S., Gr.1, TRC Strutt S., L. Dam of 10 named foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Mister Bow (Kenvain). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1500m, A$88,288, AJC FC Griffiths 2YO H., STC GJC Moore H., 2d MVRC Grosby Kids S., L, 3d STC Peter Pan S., Gr.2, VATC New Gleam H., AJC Cellnet Mobil 2YO H.

Tiami. Winner at 1100m, STC May's Hill H., 2d STC Petersham H., 3d AJC Double Bay H. Dam of-

Pity Me (Blackfriars). Placed at 3, 2d WATC Ossie Pak H., 3d WATC Burgess Queen S., L.

Rafting. Winner at 1200m, 3d MVRC Cumberland H. Dam of-

Surfboard (Quest for Fame). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$118,970, VATC Shoobra 2YO H., 2d SAJC Queen Adelaide S., L, 3d AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, SAJC Breeders' S., Gr.2.


Race Record: 20 Starts 3-0-2 A$36,619.

3 wins to 1450m to 2015-16 in Aust.