Brooklyn Rundfunk Orkestrata Resurrects Lost "Sound of Music"

Fans of the Broadway version of "The Sound of Music" will notice an old favorite on Brooklyn Rundfunk Orkestrata's (BRO) 'The Hills Are Alive' (Canal Records, 3/8). That's because BRO has included "No Way To Stop It," a song that was previously only used in the musical's Broadway production, on the Brooklyn collaborative's bold re-imagining of the classic Rodgers & Hammerstein's score.  Soulful, pointed and tightly orchestrated, "No Way To Stop It" begins slowly and softly before building to an inspirational ballad, giving Carolyn Leonhart room to stretch her crystalline vocals across founder Peter Kiesewalter’s warmly-arranged musical canvas.

One listen to the alternative take explains why the team at the Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization has granted BRO unprecedented artistic license, citing their "affection, skill and superb musicianship."

Hear BRO's version of "No Way To Stop It" here.

  • Latest
  • Popular
  • Tags
  • Comments
Save the Dates!     May 21st  Help McLaren Park Pancake Brea...
Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 06:39
Follwing Phil Lesh's Capitol Theater show on May 29th be sur...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 19:56
For the 2nd week The Del McCoury Band’s Del & Woody, a c...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 19:31
Bruce Molsky is “one of America’s premier fiddling talents”...
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 17:19
Legend Valley is only 50 miles from home,I'm gonna have to catch the Jubilee one of t...
1 year 10 months ago
For more about Thomas Merton check out this site written by one of his studens:   mer...
1 year 11 months ago
Diana Krall concert is coming soon in Valley Performing Arts Center,North ridge on Ap...
2 years 1 month ago
The Revivalists are incredible live! Make sure you check out their new album! http://...
2 years 2 months ago