How many octaves does Julie Andrews have in her voice?
She had a four-octave range until a surgery in 1997 went wrong. Now, she can only do one or two octaves well.
It is extremely rare for a person to be able to match their voice to every key on the piano. Not many people have a vocal range above an octave. Many professional singers can not sing more than two octaves. Three octaves is quite difficult. Four octaves is rare. And five octaves makes the history books.
Julie Andrews played the character of Maria in the famous movie "The Sound of Music". She also played Mary Poppins in, "Mary Poppins". Some recent movies she is in are the "Princess Diaries" series. She is the queen of the fictional country "Genovia" in those movies. Julie had a career in the UK but then moved to America. Julie has had many performances on the Brodway stage. Her first performance on Broadway was the eve…