The Sound of Music Companion

The Sound of Music Companion

Laurence Maslon

The definitive e-book at the world's such a lot liked musical, The Sound of tune Companion charts the magnificent and enduring tale of Maria von Trapp and her tale over the past hundred years - from Maria's beginning in Vienna in 1905 to the fiftieth anniversary of the film's unlock in 2015. The booklet information each step within the evolution of this masterwork from real-life to web page to level to movie to overseas phenomenon. It profiles each artistic artist who has helped to form the musical model of the von Trapp relatives tale - from Rodgers and Hammerstein and Mary Martin to Robert clever, Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer - and comprises landmark foreign level productions, the motion picture in popular culture and the 2012 television motion picture.

Folded into the saga are visitor appearances by way of Petula Clark, Carol Burnett, John Coltrane, Noel Coward, Carrie Underwood and Connie Walsh. integrated are greater than one hundred seventy photographs, many by no means obvious prior to, as well as: * whole lyrics to a dozen songs * infrequent manuscript pages from the pens of Rodgers and Hammerstein * A map of Salzburg and the film's destinations * Unseen storyboards from the movie * Updates at the Sing-A-Long phenomenon

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