With just about 1,500 Broadway performances, six Tony Awards, greater than 3 million albums offered, and 5 Academy Awards, The Sound of Tune, based at the lives of Maria, the baron, and their making a song kids, is as acquainted to so much people as our personal circle of relatives historical past. However a lot approximately the true-lifestyles girl and her circle of relatives was once left untold.

Here, Baroness Maria Augusta Trapp tells in her personal gorgeous, easy phrases the ordinary tale of her romance with the baron, their get away from Nazi-occupied Austria, and their lifestyles in The us.

Now with pictures from the unique version.