Considered by many to be the best-loved and most successful movie musical in history, The Sound of Music was the winner of five Oscars, including the award for Best Picture. Its soundtrack stands in history as the best selling musical of all time going Platinum more than 12 times. Its landmark songs and score by Rodgers and Hammerstein includes some of the most beloved songs in the American songbook including “My Favourite Things”. “Edelweiss”, “Climb Ev’ry Mountain”, “Do Re Mi”, “The Lonely Goatherd”, “Sixteen Going on Seventeen” and the wonderful title song.
Based on a true and moving story, The Sound Of Music recalls the touching and dramatic memories of Maria and the Von Trapp family, united through their love of music and their struggle to freedom as their beautiful homeland of Austria faces Nazi occupation, just prior to the Second World War.