The Albanian broadcaster, RTSH, has revealed today the names of professional jury who will select the winner of Festivali i Këngës 51.
Just like in the previous editions there will be a professional jury to determine the winner of the festival, that will also get the ticket to Malmö. The jury contains 7 members, 4 members from the Albanian music industry and 3 from international music scene.
- Nicola Caligiore (Italy)
- Joseph Mizzi (Malta)
- Szilva Puspok (Hungary)
- Sokol Shupo, composer, music professor in the Academy of Art
- Justina Aliaj, singer and actress, a participant at Festivali i Këngës 11
- Zef Coba, composer
- Petrit Ymeri, publisher
The first semi-final of Festivali i Këngës will be held tomorrow on 20 December, the second semi-final on 21 December and the grand final will take place on 22 December 2012. From each semi-final, only 8 entries will make it to the big final, where the Albanian Eurovision representative will be decided.