TRM, the Moldovan national broadcaster has released the names of the 24 acts chosen to participate in the semi-final stage of the Moldovan national selection; O Melodie Pentru Europa 2015.
Earlier today, the live audition stage of the Moldovan national selection, O Melodie Pentru Europa 2015, commenced where a total of 50 acts performed their entries to the jury for the first time.
From the 50 auditioning artists, only 24 could qualify to the next stage of the selection; the semi-finals. Below is a list of the 24 acts which have qualified from the live audition show:
O Melodie Pentru Europa 2015 semi-finalists
- Carolina Gorun – Sublime
- Cezara – Am devenit straini
- Dana Markitan – Love me
- Diana Brescan – Up and down
- Doinita Gherman – Inima fierbinte
- Domenico Protino – Let me fly
- Doredos – Maricica
- Edict – Our star
- Eduard Romanyuta – I want your love
- Glam Girls – Magia
- Irina Kitoroaga – I’m gonna get you
- Julia Sandu – Fire
- Kitty Brucknell – Remix
- Lidia Isac – I can’t breathe (Without you)
- Marcel Rosca – Feelings will never leave
- Mihaela Andrei – About love
- Miss M – Lonely stranger
- Raby – Hero
- Serj Kuzenkoff – Danu nazdravanu
- Stela Boţan – Save me
- Sunstroke Project & Michael Ra – Day after day
- Valeria Pasa – I can change all my life
- Vera & Diana Popa – Faith
- Vitalie Todiraşcu – Tu singura
The 24 semi-finalists will be split into 2 semi-finals, meaning that a total of 12 acts will compete in each semi-final on the 24 and 26 February.
8 acts will qualify from each semi-final, meaning that a total of 16 acts will compete in the grand final of O Melodie Pentru Europa on the 28 February 2015. The winning act, which will be decided via a 50/50 televote-jury deliberation, will then go on to represent Moldova at the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest in the host city of Vienna, Austria.
Cristina Scarlat was selected via the Moldovan national selection O Melodie Pentru Europa 2014 to represent her country at the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest. With her entry Wild soul, Cristina ended in 16th position in the first semi-final, therefore failing to qualify to the grand final.