(Photograph Courtesy of SVT)
Melodifestivalen 2013 starts today as the first set of Semi Finalist arrive for their dress rehearsals.
Yesterday morning the 8 acts in Saturday’s Semi Final arrived in Karlskrona – the host city for the first Semi Final.
SVT has very kindly provided a Gallery of the artists arriving
The Schedule for Today’s Rehearsals are as follows (CET) times
- 10:40 to 11:25: David Lindgren
- 11:25 to 12:05: Cookies N Beans
- 12:20 to 12:55: Jay-Jay Johanson
- 12:55 to 13:35: Mary N’Diaye
- 14:35 to 15:10: Eric Gadd
- 15:10 to 15:55: YOHIO
- 15:55 to 16:30: Anna Järvinen
- 16:30 to 17:15: Michael Feiner & Caisa
The artists have selected their own music that they will enter the stage to. Their choices are as follows
“Step by Step” – New Kids on The Block
“Workin ‘in a Coal Mine” – Lee Dorsey
“Everything Is Everything” – Phoenix
“Pedal Heart” – DECO * 27
“Myrskyluodon Maija” – Lasse Mårtensson
Michael Finer & Caisa:
“Sweet Dreams” – Eurytmics
Does the choice in song tell us anything about the artists performance and style of their own song?
SVT will be releasing clips of the artists performing later today. Stay Tuned for more details!
Source – SVT