On Saturday, 5
March decided on the winner of Eesti Laul (Estonian Song), which will
represent Estonia at the “Eurovision 2016″ in Stockholm. They became the Jüri Pootsmann with the song “ Play “, one of the author of which is Stig Ryasta – participant of “Eurovision 2015″, reports LETA/BNS.
Concert Hall Saku Suurhall , told the news portal broadcasting rus.err.ee.
The jury consisted of the organizer
Music Festival Positivus Girts Majors , the singer Liis Lemsalu , composer Olav
Ehala , host of “Your Evening” on Channel ETV + Anna Sapronenko , the leading Raadio 2 Coit Raudsepp .
organizer of the festival Tallinn Music Week Ingrid Kohtla, DJ Kristjan hirm , the conductor Heli
Jurgenson , a music critic edition Eesti Ekspress Siim Nestor , a participant of the ensemble Trad Attack Sandra Sillamaa , a Finnish pop singer Isak Эллиот.
The jury assessed
songs on the 10-point scale. The public – through the telephone voting. Song,
which was given the most votes, spectators, gets 10 points, and less
all – 1 point. All collected points are added together. If any of the compositions
receive the same number of points, the best one that is chosen
received more votes of the audience.
At the end of
the first vote, which summarizes the evaluation of the jury and the audience, in
a second round of voting out three songs: “ Supersonic ” (Laura), “ Immortality ” ( Cartoon & amp; Christel Aaslayd ) and “ Play ” (Juri Pootsmann). In the second round
voted 73 000 people, of whom 44% have opted for Pootsmanna.
In the second, final,
voting took part only viewers.
“Eurovision 2016″ will be held in Stockholm from 10 to 14 May. Estonia will
to act in the first semifinal, which will take place on May 10