The Von Trapps Will Say Adieu

News   The Von Trapps Will Say Adieu
The singing group plans to stop making music after Oregon concert in May.
Von Trapp Grandchildren
Von Trapp Grandchildren

Sofia, Melanie, Amanda and August von Trapp, the great-grandchildren of Captain and Maria von Trapp, have decided to stop touring after one final show May 3 at the Star Theater in Portland, OR, according to

"Our family story has been shared in nearly every corner of the world. It has been a surreal honor to continue this musical tradition and be a part of such a hopeful message to the world for these last 15 years,” The von Trapps said in a statement. “We want to thank our family and friends who have supported and encouraged us throughout all of these adventures.”

The group released five recordings between 2003 and 2008, including songs from the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical The Sound of Music, which charted the romance of Captain and Maria von Trapp.

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