Minnesota Horse Expo 2017 Part #3 – Dressage Horses Plus American Horses

American Horses on parade at the Minnesota Horse Expo 2017 and Lusitano horses doing classical dressage.

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Sons of the Wind Performance Team “Classical Horsemanship”: Vitor Silva Classical dressage master, Elias Marinha from Brazil, Alberto Mato Marinho from Brazil, Maggie McDonald from Minnesota

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These beautiful Lusitano horses are from Brazil.  They are part of the Sons of the Wind Classical Dressage School. Classical Horsemanship originates from the time when horses were used in battle. The moves of the horses seen today were used hundreds of years ago as defense.  The performance is exciting to see. I had the good fortune to capture some of the action before the performance. The riders and horse are equipped in a baroque costume. Vitor Silva owns and trains students and horses at Sons of the Wind Farm.

Onlookers appreciating the style and beauty of the Classical Lusitano Dressage!

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About kunstkitchen

Visual artist and writer hunting words, languages, visions, and insight in my kitchen - connecting Art (Kunst) and culture and slow food cooking. Credits: Do not own a microwave oven and never have. Do not own a food processor. Chopped veggies in a Zen monastery for a weekend. (Seriously) Classically trained artist. Paint and draw with traditional materials. Live in the Northland where it's six months of winter. Appreciate the little things in life. Sharing food and art experiences and the lessons that my talented and generous friends have given me.
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2 Responses to Minnesota Horse Expo 2017 Part #3 – Dressage Horses Plus American Horses

  1. The Hook says:

    I rally have to start attending these things… they look like a blast.

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