Edelweiss (The Sound of Music)

~ Song


lyricist:Oscar Hammerstein II (collab with Rodgers)
composer:Richard Rodgers
publisher:EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd.
Williamson Music Company
Williamson Music Ltd.
SecondHandSongs:https://secondhandsongs.com/work/6453 [info]
Wikidata:Q2735688 [info]
referred to in medleys:Popurijs Mūzikas skaņas (selections from The Sound of Music)
The Sound of Music Suite (order: 4)
later translated versions:Edelweiss (German version of the song from “The Sound of Music”)
Edelweiss (The Sound of Music, french version)
Edelweiss (The Sound of Music, dutch version)

part of:The Sound of Music (Rodgers & Hammerstein musical) (order: 15)
is the basis for:Bring Me Edelweiss
Grethe Waitz


1959EdelweissMary Martin, Theodore Bikel, Lauri Peters, William Snowden, Kathy Dunn, Joseph Stewart, Marilyn Rogers, Mary Susan Locke & Evanna Lien2:09
1960-01-08EdelweissinstrumentalThe Paul Smith Trio & Quartet2:46
1961Edelweiss (The Sound of Music, 1961 original London cast)Roger Dann, Jean Bayless & Children2:34
1965Edelweiss (film version, not on original soundtrack album)Bill Lee and Charmian Carr2:17
1965Edelweiss (reprise) (The Sound of Music, 1965 film cast)partialBill Lee, Julie Andrews, The Children and Chorus1:51
2013-02 – 2013-03EdelweissAudra McDonald2:54
Bagel Bitescover and partialThe Pizza Collection0:19
EdelweissinstrumentalRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra2:29
EdelweissGreta Bradman, English Chamber Orchestra, Richard Bonynge2:36
EdelweissVince Hill3:06
Edelweissinstrumental101 Strings2:48
EdelweissBMX Bandits1:58
EdelweissDaniel O’Donnell3:07
EdelweissAled Jones2:16
EdelweissAled Jones2:18
EdelweissJulie Andrews3:54
EdelweisscoverSara Watkins2:07
EdelweissOriginal Cast of the Sound of Music2:28
EdelweissHal Fowler & National Symphony Orchestra Ensemble2:18
EdelweisscoverVince Hill2:53
EdelweissLorna Dallas, Barry Kent & The Eden Singers2:40
EdelweisscoverThe White Hat2:52
Edelweissinstrumental101 Strings2:49
EdelweissinstrumentalAndré Rieu3:07
EdelweissChristopher Plummer & Julie Andrews1:52
EdelweissBill Lee, Julie Andrews, the Children and Chorus1:52
EdelweisscoverMartin Gross und sein Sonnenschein Express2:25
EdelweissBarbara Cook2:18
Edelweisscover and instrumentalStephanie Jackson2:52
EdelweissMax Bygraves3:04
EdelweissTheodore Bikel and Mary Martin2:06
EdelweissRoger Williams2:17
EdelweissIan Wallace?:??
EdelweissRodgers & Hammerstein2:33
EdelweisscoverThe Broadway Singers, Adam Mansell Orchestra2:36
EdelweissVince Hill2:53
EdelweissBryn Terfel2:46
EdelweisscoverBilly Porter3:55
EdelweissErich Kunzel and the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra2:25
EdelweissinstrumentalMantovani & His Orchestra?:??
EdelweisscoverVince Hill3:10
EdelweissJulie Andrews3:53
EdelweissVienna Boys Choir2:08
EdelweisscoverLaura Gibson3:10
EdelweissThe New York Theater with The Broadway Choir2:00
EdelweisscoverRodgers & Hammerstein2:51
EdelweissRodgers & Hammerstein2:05
Edelweiss (not on original soundtrack album)Bill Lee and Charmian Carr2:17
EdelweissRodgers & Hammerstein1:50
EdelweissRodgers & Hammerstein2:17
EdelweissRodgers & Hammerstein1:52
Edelweiss (not on original soundtrack album)Rodgers & Hammerstein2:04
EdelweissAled Jones2:17
EdelweissinstrumentalDouglas Gamley and His Orchestra3:32
EdelweissThe Angstones3:09
EdelweissThe Do-Re-Mi Children's Chorus2:26
Edelweissthe innocence mission2:16
EdelweisscoverRay Conniff2:06
EdelweissinstrumentalNorrie Paramor & His Orchestra2:34
EdelweissTheodore Bikel, Mary Martin2:06
EdelWeisscoverPaul Michael Meredith2:27
Edelweiss (from 'The Sound of Music')[unknown]2:38
Edelweiss (from The Sound of Music)cover[unknown]2:39
Edelweiss (reprise)Julie Andrews, Bill Lee, Charmian Carr, Heather Menzies, Nicholas Hammond, Duane Chase, Angela Cartwright, Debbie Turner & Kym Karath1:52
Edelweiss (reprise) (contains some music not on original soundtrack album)Bill Lee, Julie Andrews, the Children and Chorus2:03
Edelweiss (The Sound of Music)Bryn Terfel2:44
Edelweiss (Waltz 30)instrumentalThe Columbia Ballroom Orchestra2:59
The Sound of Musicinstrumental and medleyHamilton Philharmonic Orchestra, Boris Brott11:35
The Sound of Music Selection: The Sound of Music / Sixteen Going on Seventeen / Do-Re-Mi / Wedding Processional / How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria / Edelweiss / My Favourite Things / Climb Every Mountaininstrumental and medleyRobert Wolfe9:21
The Sound of Music: EdelweissRichard Rodgers3:04