Moldova: TRM reveals O melodie pentru Europa 2018 semi-finalists

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Live auditions have come to an end in Moldova: now we know the names of the 16 acts set to compete in the country’s national selection for the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest, O melodie pentru Europa 2018.

Yesterday, the Moldovan national broadcaster – TRM – broadcast the live audition stage of the country’s national selection, hunting to find the acts with the highest potential to compete in the semi-final of the competition.

All 27 acts performed in front of the specialist jury in Moldova earlier on Wednesday, however only 16 acts managed to advance to February’s O melodie pentru Europa 2018 selection.

Sixteen acts advance

Here are the 16 best auditionees of the day who have qualified to the next stage of Moldova’s Eurovision selection.

The shortlisted acts will compete in the semi-final stage of O melodie pentru Europa 2018 on the 22 February, in which a total of 10 artists will advance to the grand final of the selection on the 24 February.

Both the semi-final qualifiers and the eventual selection winner will be determined via a combined 50/50 public-jury vote.

O melodie pentru Europa 2018 schedule

  • 24/01: Live auditions
  • 22/02: Semi-final (Sixteen artists compete, 10 acts advance following 50/50 jury-televote)
  • 24/02: Grand final (Ten finalists, winner determined by 50/50 jury-televote)

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