Jana Haluza will be guiding Croatian viewers through the final of Eurovision Young Musicians 2018 on August 23.
HRT has revealed that Jana Haluza will be the commentator for HRT 3 during the final of Eurovision Young Musicians 2018. Miss Haluza has worked at HRT 3 since the channel was launched in 2012. She has been heavily involved with a number of different productions on the channel and has worked on the Croatian selection process for Young Musicians. In 2016 she was also the commentator for Croatia at the contest.
Saxophonist Jan Tominić will represent Croatia at this years edition of Eurovision Young Musicians which will be held in Edinburgh this August. Jan who was the youngest of the eight young musicians who took part in the Croatian national final, impressed the jury and will now carry Croatia’s hopes this summer. At the semi-final Jan will be performing;
- Fantasie sur un thème original – Jules Demerssemana
- Cinq danses exotiques – Jeana Francaix
- Aria – Eugène Bozza
- Scaramouche, 3rd century Brazil , Darius Milhaud
Eurovision Young Musicians has been held bi-annually since 1982. The contest was based on the format of The BBC Young Musician of the Year in the United Kingdom. Performers in the contest must be aged under 18 years and are selected by their participating broadcaster. Each performer performs a piece of classical music of their choice accompanied by the local orchestra. The winner is decided by a jury made up of classical music experts and talents.