In 1959, singer Patti Page recorded the title song from the present for Mercury Records on the day that the musical opened on Broadway. Since it was recorded every week earlier than the original Broadway cast album, Page was the primary artist to record any music from the musical.
It was directed and choreographed by Renaud Doucet. The forged included Sandra Pires as Maria, Kurt Schreibmayer and Michael Kraus as von Trapp, with Heidi Brunner as Mother Abbess.
British community ITV presented a live model of its personal on December 20, 2015. It starred Kara Tointon as Maria, Julian Ovenden as Captain von Trapp, Katherine Kelly as Baroness Schraeder and Alexander Armstrong as Max. 21st centuryAn Austrian manufacturing premiered in 2005 on the Volksoper Wien in German.
- Details of the historical past of the von Trapp family have been altered for the musical.
- The actual Georg von Trapp did reside together with his family in a villa in Aigen, a suburb of Salzburg.
As of 2012, the manufacturing was still within the repertoire of the Volksoper with 12–20 performances per season. NotesThe musical numbers listed appeared in the authentic production unless otherwise noted. At the live performance, after the von Trapps sing an elaborate reprise of “Do-Re-Mi”, Max brings out the Captain’s guitar. Captain von Trapp sings “Edelweiss”, as a goodbye to his homeland, whereas utilizing Austria’s national flower as a logo to declare his loyalty to the nation.
Max asks for an encore and proclaims that that is the von Trapp family’s last probability to sing together, as the honor guard waits to escort the Captain to his new command. While the judges determine on the prizes, the von Trapps sing “So Long, Farewell”, leaving the stage in small teams. Max then declares the runners-up, stalling as a lot as potential. When he declares that the primary prize goes to the von Trapps and they do not seem, the Nazis start a search.