Time for last Heat in Ireland’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest search. Sunday November 1st sees the final 8 contestants compete for 1 place in the Grand Final on November 8th.
Each of the contestants will perform their song for the 3 judges and a live audience. The judges will then select the Top 2 acts and then have a vote on who they want to put through to the Grand Final.
From: Blackrock, Co. Dublin
Song title: I d’Aonair
Lyricist & Composer: Zena Donnelly
Music: Tin whistle (+ vocals), keyboard, violin, harp
From: Castlebar, Co. Mayo
Song title: Rún
Lyricist & Composer: Paddy Heneghan, Kate Heneghan & Art O’Suilleabhan
From: Lucan, Co. Dublin
Song title: Dúirt Tú Liom
Lyricist: Sophie Halligan
Composer: Sophie Halligan & Paddy Reilly
From: Ballinteer, Dublin
Song title: Ag Damhsa Liomsa
Lyricist & Composer: Katie Ball & Greg French
From: Sandyford, Dublin
Song title: An Chéad Uair
Lyricist & Composer: Jane Breathnach, Kevin Breathnach & Billy Larkin
From: Killarney, Co. Kerry
Song title: Tóg mó Lámh
Lyricist & Composer: Lillie Foley & Flossie Plain
From: Letterkenny, Co. Donegal
Song title: Sé Seo Mo Ghuí
Lyricist & Composer: Sceitimíní & Blue Ribbon Arts
Song title: Seo í an Oíche
Lyricist & Composer: Olivia Emade & Michael English
The show will be aired on Sunday November 1st at 20:30 (GMT) on Tg4. For international viewers you can look on-line at the TG4 live streaming by clicking on the link HERE
You will be in the hands of Irish presenter Eoin McDermott. Stay tuned for all the news behind the scenes as Ireland looks for their first Junior Eurovision contestant.
Throughout the Show make sure to get involved and have your say. You can tweet us using @eurovisionirela #Discover #JESCEire. You were great last Sunday and we had many people tweeting us during the show. So get involved this weekend with us.
Author/Editor in Chief Garrett Mulhall
Source : Eurovision Ireland