Denis and Ted Shawn during their 1925-26 tour of Asia that the Japanese Imperial Court commissioned a hand-painted copy of its bugaku
costume portfolio as a gift.
Gagaku also accompanies classical dance performances called Bugaku
They often turned to subjects more closely related to the aristocratic culture of Kyoto, as is seen in the image of the courtly Bugaku
Dancers by Kano Eigaku (1790-1867; Fig.
15: Kikkasai ceremony and Bugaku
performance, Itsukushima Shrine (Tel: 0829-44-2020)
NEWMARKET: 1.30 Finest Reserve, 2.00 Formosina, 2.35 St Moritz, 3.10 Fleeting Spirit (nap), 3.45 Mama Lulu, 4.20 Rerouted, 4.55 Bugaku
Having his first outing since July 2008, the Mick Channon-trained gelding marked his first run in handicaps with threequarter-length second to Bugaku
Marco Botti continued his strong start to 2010 when Vanilla Loan romped away with the 6f handicap under William Buick, but it is champion Ryan Moore who is chasing down early title leader Paul Hanagan as he added another double with Monsieur Joe and Bugaku
Later in the evening Arte Viva was beaten by a length and Sir Michael Stoute's Bugaku
came just fourth on Fallon's final ride of the day.
KLONDYKE STREET POWER (3.50 Lingfield) BECAUSEWECAN (5.20 Lingfield) BUGAKU
Fallon teams up with old boss Sir Michael Stoute to ride Bugaku
in the Celtic Contractors Handicap at Kempton later in the day and this four-year-old looks certain to make his presence felt.
He winds up a hectic first day back by teaming up with his former boss Sir Michael Stoute on Bugaku
in the Celtic Contractors Handicap (8.50).