Eurovision

Press Call

Valletta, Malta

21 November 2014Press Conference

Public Broadcasting Services Ltd has the pleasure to announce the following press calls in relation to the Malta Eurovision Song Contest 2014 for the selection of the Maltese representative in the Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna in May 2015.

Press Conference Friday 21 November 2014
Finalists & the draw of the 1st and the 14th place in the Grand Final
Time: After the show – estimate time from 23.45 onward

Press Conference Saturday 22 November 2014
Special Guest: Conchita Wurst – winner of the Eurovision Song Contest 2014
Time: 18:30 to 19:00

Press Conference Saturday 22 November 2014
Winners Press Conference
Time: After the show – estimate time from 23.45 onward

All the press conferences will be held at the Press Conference Hall – Marsa Ship Building
The semi-final will take place tonight at 20:45 and will see twenty acts on stage. Only 14 acts will make it to the Grand Final of tomorrow. A mixture of tele-voting and jury vote will be used to decide the winner.
Lyona Xuereb and Daniel Chircop shall host the show. Mezzo-soprano and 2014 Junior Eurovision contestant, Federica Falzon will open the semi-final with the song “Diamonds”.

The winner of the Eurovision Song Contest 2014, Conchita Wurst will open the Grand Final. Wurst will perform the winning Opera-pop song “Rise Like A Phoenix”. Later in the show, she will also perform her latest song called “Heroes” which was released on 8th November. “Heroes” fuses elements of pop and classical music and is defined as a Baroque-pop song. It will be included in the upcoming debut album by Conchita.

Both shows will be transmitted live on TVM and streamed via the PBS web portal www.tvm.com.mt/live

For more information visit TVM.com.mt

Facebook: www.facebook.com/EurovisionSongMalta

Twitter: https://twitter.com/eurovisionmt

Vkontakte: http://vk.com/eurovisionsongmalta

 

Report: Daniel d’Anastasi