DSharp plays for Vade-Mecum Interagro at Caroline Roffman's Lionshare Dressage. (submitted photo, FPG)
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Wellington Equestrian Classifieds: Interagro Lusitanos’ Vade-Mecum Stars in DSharp’s Music Video

DSharp plays for Vade-Mecum Interagro at Caroline Roffman's Lionshare Dressage. (submitted photo, FPG)

April 22, 2015 – Wellington Equestrian Classifieds

Interagro Lusitanos’ Vade-Mecum Stars in DSharp’s Music Video

Interagro Lusitanos’ Vade-Mecum stars in a music video with international musician and classically trained violinist DSharp (Photo courtesy of JRPR)

Wellington, FL (April 22, 2015) – Interagro Lusitanos’ Vade-Mecum was featured in a recent music video with international musician and classically trained violinist DSharp. The 13-year-old Grand Prix gelding from the Xique-Xique and Yacht lines (Noblissimo InteragroPecunia Interagro, Yacht) was ever the professional, acting cool and calm in the midst of lights, cameras, and live music.

The music video was taped at Grand Prix dressage rider Caroline Roffman’s beautiful Lionshare Dressage in Wellington, Florida. As expected, Vade-Mecum acted like a true star and was unfazed with a film crew from Afflux Studios, the lights and cameras, and a cadre of equipment. Interagro Lusitanos are known for their willing, calm disposition, making Vade-Mecum a natural for the part in DSharp and Caroline Roffman’s music video collaboration. Interagro horses have been featured in TV commercials, books, and more than 21 covers of international magazines, but this was the first music video featuring an Interagro horse.

Vade-Mecum Interagro was one of three Lusitanos to come to the U.S. this year from the Interagro Lusitanos. Grand Prix dressage rider Pia Aragão brought two other Interagro Lusitanos to South Florida from Brazil to give them experience in the international arena at the 2015 Adequan Global Dressage Festival. She enjoyed a successful season in Wellington, Florida.

Aragão and Baldor Interagro, a 9-year-old Lusitano stallion, excelled in competition during the show series in Wellington, Florida, and held up the now 2-year tradition of having an Interagro Lusitano competing in the Nation’s Cup competition held at the Adequan Global Dressage Festival. With Zepelim Interagro, Aragão claimed multiple Grand Prix wins during the season, including winning the Grand Prix Freestyle at the Palm Beach Dressage Derby National competition. After leaving Florida, Aragão and her mounts returned to Brazil to compete and train in preparation for the selection trials for the 2015 Pan American Games.

Meanwhile, Vade-Mecum Interagro stayed in the U.S. after completing his video debut and enjoying his time as a celebrity. He is now being offered for sale. Vade-Mecum is a star in the show ring as well, with top scores in the Grand Prix. This talented Lusitano will soon be the star in his lucky new owner’s show! Persons interested in Vade- Mecum Interagro can contact www.lionsharedressage.com. Also visit this link, to see Vade-Mecum Interagro’s impressive show record and lineage.

Interagro Lusitanos, located in Itipira, Brazil, is the world’s largest breeder of Lusitano horses and boasts 40 years of experience in producing elite Lusitanos. The versatile horses excel in a variety of disciplines, including dressage, carriage driving and working equitation. Interagro Lusitanos’ combination of beauty, temperament, and desire to please make them a pleasure to train and ride in any sport.

About Interagro Lusitanos

Founded in 1975 by Dr. Paulo Gavião Gonzaga to preserve the breed, Interagro Lusitanos is the world’s largest breeder and exporter of Lusitano horses. Dr. Gonzaga started with four mares and one stallion imported to Brazil from the breed’s native Portugal; to date more than 450 horses populate the 1200-acre ranch outside São Paulo. Today, Cecilia Gonzaga manages the farm and operations. To learn more, email interagro@interagro.com, or please visit www.interagro.com.br.

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