JESC 2015: details for Italian national final revealed
ROME, ITALY – Italian national broadcaster announced the details for the national final for Sofia’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest. During the show “Ti Lascio una Canzone” there will be 10 singers from previous editions who will compete in three different rounds.
Clara Palmeri (14 years – 6th edition)
Valentina Baldelli (15 years – 6th edition)
Sophia de Rosa & Andrea Ascanio (10 and 12 years – 7th and 5th edition)
Rebecca Toschi (14 years – 7th edition)
Giovanni Sutera Sardo (14 years – 6th edition)
Twins Chiara & Marina Scarpari (15 years – 7th edition)
Gabriele Acqavia (15 years – 6th edition)
Emanuele Bertelli (13 years – 6th edition)
Claudia Ciccateri (13 years – 7th edition)
Beatrice Coltella & Antonio Licari (11 and 15 years – 5th, 6th and 7th edition)
In the first round the ten participants will perform in duels and five will proceed to the next round. There will be 1/3 voting by jury, 1/3 voting by orchestra and 1/3 voting by the public. In the end a wildcard will make it to the next round as well.
In the second round the six participants will perform all together a medley. Jury and tele vote (50% each) will determine the two finalists.
In the third round the finalists will compete for the public vote which will determine the Italian representative to Sofia. If a tie by tele voting the jury will resolve the results.
Antonella Clerici is hosting the show on Saturday night at 21:20 CET with Martina Stoessel as main guest. It is also expected to see Vincenzo Cantiello, the winner of Junior Eurovision 2014.