The first semi final of O Melodie Pentru Europa has just finished in Moldova, with the first eight finalists being selected. The qualifiers first seven qualifiers selected through a combination of jury vote and televote, the eight qualifier was selected by 100% televote.
On the jury are:
- Vlad Costandoi – producer.
- Andrei Sava – composer
- Serge Kino – DJ & promoter
- Zinuţa Julea – Lecturer Academy of Music, Theatre and Fine Arts
- Dumitru Miller – Conductor of State Philarmonic Orhcestra from Ashdod, Israel
- Iurie Badicu – producer and lyricist
- Victoria Tcacenco – Associate Professor, Academy of Music, Theatre and Fine Arts. Doctor in arts.
- Adrian Beldiman – composer, chief music editor Radio Moldova
- Victor Buruiană – songwriter
The first seven finalists that qualified through the 50% televote and 50% jury vote are:
- Sunstroke Project & Michael Ra – Day After Day – 17 points – 3rd
- Diana Brescan – Up and Down – 17 points – 2nd
- Marcel Rosca – Feeling will never leave – 8 points – 7th
- Eduard Romanyuta – I want your love – 19 points – 1st
- Glam Girls – Magia – 13 points – 5th
- Serj Kuzenkoff – Danu năzdrăvanu – 14 points – 4th
- Irina Kitoroaga – I’m gonna get you – 10 points – 6th
The eight finalist who was saved by the televote was:
- Mihaela Andrei – About Love
The second semi final takes place on Thursday starting at 19:45 CET.