Georgia are to take part in Turkvision 2014 it has been announced today. This year all of the participating nations must hold an open selection process to select their entrant, the broadcaster Marneuli TV will hold three audition rounds. The broadcaster in Georgia this year has changed from Kvemio Kartli TV to Marneuli TV. The dates of the auditions are as follows:
- September 24 – Dmanisi
- September 25 – Gardabani
- September 26 – Marnueli
It is expected that more than 500 people will attend the three audition sessions. From these auditions singers will go through to the final which will take place on October 5th in Marnueli at the House of Culture. The winner of the final will go on to represent Georgia in Kazan, Tatarstan this November.
Georgia was represented by Eynar Balakişiyev with the song “Qelbini Saf Tut” in 2013, they failed to qualify for the final, but you can watch their performance below: