The Sound of Music

 


On Friday, April 11th 2014 the AAS in a joint-venture with the US Embassy in Vienna, was presenting a very special event with great success. <?xml:namespace prefix = "o" />


 


“THE SOUND OF MUSIC“


… THE HILLS ARE ALIVE WITH THE SOUND OF MUSIC …


… AND “EDELWEISS“ IS STILL NOT THE AUSTRIAN NATIONAL ANTHEM…


 


With the forthcoming 50th anniversary next year we invited to a presentation of the 1965 film “The Sound of Music“ on DVD starring the radiant Julie Andrews. Based on the musical “The Sound of Music“ with music and lyrics by Rodgers & Hammerstein II, opening on Broadway in November 1959 with Mary Martin as the leading lady.


 


Live performances by:


SOLMAAZ ADELI (voice)


MARIA KASZNIA (piano)


 


Welcoming remarks:


Vic Huber (Austro-American Society)


 


Introduction:


Marlene Nice (Cultural Attaché – US Embassy in Vienna)