New 'Do-Re-Mi' Music Video For THE SOUND OF MUSIC With Carrie Underwood & More
A uniquely arresting new music video has been created in promotion of the upcoming NBC live TV presentation of Rodgers & Hammerstein's cherished musical THE SOUND OF MUSIC showcasing a highlight from the celebrated score totally re-imagined for a 2013 audience.
"Do-Re-Mi" is reworked and remixed in a compelling and dynamic new manner byway of the new music video headlined by digital music star Mike Tompkins, who directed it, and highlighting popular YouTube personality Chester See.
Additionally, the video features hundreds of fan submissions as well as musical moments with many of the accomplished cast-members of the TV event themselves - Carrie Underwood, Stephen Moyer and Laura Benanti included - and many, many more.
More information on THE SOUND OF MUSIC is available at the official site here.
The official description of THE SOUND OF MUSIC soundtrack and live TV event is as follows: "Sony Masterworks proudly releases the companion soundtrack to NBC's live broadcast of "The Sound of Music," based on the classic stage musical. The three-hour live production, starring six-time Grammy Award winner Carrie Underwood as Maria von Trapp, will air December 5. The cast also includes Audra McDonald ("Private Practice"), who has won five Tony Awards and two Grammys, as Mother Abbess; Stephen Moyer ("True Blood"), who will play Capt. Georg von Trapp; Tony Award winner Christian Borle ("Smash"), who will portray von Trapp family friend Max Detweiler; and Tony winner Laura Benanti ("Go On"), who will portray Elsa Schrader, the captain s onetime fiancee. "The Sound of Music" Music From the NBC Television Event features studio recordings of all the musical numbers performed in the live broadcast, including Rodgers and Hammerstein favorites "The Sound of Music," "My Favorite Things," 'Do-Re-Mi," "Sixteen Going on Seventeen" and "Climb Ev'ry Mountain," among others. "The Sound of Music," set in the 1930's before and during "Anschluss" when the Nazi's annexed Austria, is based on the romantic true story of Maria von Trapp, an aspiring nun who leaves the abbey to become a governess for the widower Capt. von Trapp's seven children. She soon finds herself falling in love with her employer and questioning her religious calling. It premiered on Broadway in 1959 where it broke box-office records and won the Tony Award for best musical. The 1965 film adaptation won the Oscar for best picture."
View the new "Do-Re-Mi" music video promoting THE SOUND OF MUSIC TV event below.
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