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Sound of Music Synopsis and Character Descriptions




Sound of Music Characters
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Name Gender Vocal Part Age Range Role Type
Admiral von Shreiber male 40 – 60 cameo
Brigitta female 8 – 10 supporting
Captain Georg von Trapp male baritone 40 – 60 lead
Elsa Schraeder female alto 30 – 40 supporting
Franz male spoken 30 – 60 cameo
Frau Schmidt female spoken 30 – 45 cameo
Friedrich male soprano 13 – 15 supporting
Gretl female mezzo 4 – 7 supporting
Herr Zeller male 16 – 22 cameo
Kurt male soprano 8 – 12 supporting
Liesl female mezzo 15 – 18 supporting
Louisa female mezzo 12 – 14 supporting
Maria Rainer female soprano 21 – 32 lead
Marta female mezzo 6 – 9 supporting
Max Detweiler male baritone 30 – 55 supporting
Mother Abbess female soprano 40 – 70 supporting
Nuns, Nazis, neighbors, and friends of Captain von Trapp N/A 16 – 99 chorus
Rolf Gruber male baritone 16 – 20 supporting
Sister Berthe female mezzo 40 – 70 cameo
Sister Margaretta female mezzo 40 – 65 cameo
Sister Sophia female mezzo 30 – 55 cameo


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