TRM, Moldovan broadcaster, has announced the phases of their national selection in order to choose their representative entry for Düsseldorf.
There will be three phases of the selection in order to select the winning entry for Moldova. Tomorrow a special TVM appointed jury will bring the list of over 90 entries down to 60 who will enter the next phase of the competition. The jury is focusing on originality of melody, text, song composition, voice and manner of interpretation.
Live auditions will be the next phase where the 60 selected performers will have three minutes to impress the jury with their vocal ability. These auditions take place on January 29th and the 60 will be cut down to 25 acts. These lucky 25 make it to the National Final to be held on February 26th. The winner will be decided by a jury and televoting 50/50 split.
Also it was announce TVM will broadcast both semifinals to the Moldovan public.