London, The Royal Cavalry’s music department
and sections of traditional horse sports and equestrian skills concluded
their participation at the Royal Windsor Horse Show, which was held in
London, under the auspices of Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain and
North Ireland, and Head of the Commonwealth,
The Show, which marks 200th anniversary of the birth of Queen
Victoria, ran from 9th to 12th May 2019.
Windsor Horse Show included 12 displays, namely the Pony Club
and Shetland Pony Grand National, Music Hall- Part Tow, the
Hungarian Csikos, the Kelaghayi and the Karabakh Horses of
Azerbaijan, the Balmoral Quadrille and the Dubai Mounted Police
Activity Ride, as well as the Musical Pipe Band, the Gilbert and
Sullivan, the Charge of the Light Brigade: The Household Cavalry
Mounted Ride, the Household Cavalry Musical Ride and the Royal
Cavalry of Oman and Mounted Band, besides Dickensian London and
the King’s Toop Royal Horse Artillery Musical Drive.
400 horses displayed in the Show together with 30 coaches and
500 people of riders, musicians, artists and dancers.
The Royal Cavalry performed daily displays from 9th to 12th May
2019 at evenings and performed two displays at afternoon. Its displays
were admired by spectators who interacted joyfully with the riders.
The final display by the Royal Cavalry started by entering two music
coaches from the first gate and moved around the arena. The Royal
Cavalry’s mounted band played music piece of Bashaer Alkhair. Then
the second dismounted band entered the arena from the second gate
and played Lisqra pierce in the middle of the arena in front of the Royal
Box. After that, riders of equestrian skills entered the arena from the
third gate and moved around the arena followed by riders of traditional
horse sports. Then, musicians played Nakhal Fort pierce and riders
displayed Tohoreeb and horse lying down shows accompanied by
music of Falaj Daris and then riders saluted Queen Elizabeth II.
Source: Oman News Agency