The Sound of Music


The Sound of Music is a musical with music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and a book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse. It is based on the memoir ofMaria von TrappThe Story of the Trapp Family Singers. Many songs from the musical have become standards, including the title song "The Sound of Music", "Edelweiss", "My Favorite Things", "Climb Ev'ry Mountain" and "Do-Re-Mi".
The original Broadway production, starring Mary Martin and Theodore Bikel, opened in November 1959, and the show has enjoyed numerous productions and revivals since then. It has also been made into an Academy Award-winning 1965 film musical starring Julie Andrews and Christopher PlummerThe Sound of Music was the final musical written by Rodgers and Hammerstein; Hammerstein died of cancer nine months after the Broadway premiere. more wiki information 


For the first time in 45 years, see the cast of the film version of "The Sound of Music" together again, only on "The Oprah Winfrey Show." Join Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer, along with the on-screen von Trapp children, co-stars Charmian Carr (Liesl), Nicholas Hammond (Friedrich), Heather Menzies-Urich (Louisa), Duane Chase (Kurt), Angela Cartwright (Brigitta), Debbie Turner (Marta), and Kym Karath (Gretl) in this spectacular, once-in-a-lifetime television event. Tune in on Thursday, October 28. Check local listings. And to find out more about "The Sound of Music" 45th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray and DVD Limited-Edition Collector's Set, available on November 2, click the bluray icon button below.
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