The first semi final of Dutch preselection for Junior Eurovision 2013 will take place today at 18.00 CET. Four acts will compete to win a ticket for the national final to take place on September 28:
- Sarah & Julia – Live Life (15 and 12 years, Rotterdam)
- Giorgio – Whatever (14 years, Amsterdam)
- Mathilde – Wondergirl (15 years, Amsterdam)
- Loeki – Gewoon in Love (11 years, Utrecht)
Two qualifiers will be selected with a mix of jury (adult + junior juries) and public vote. The show will be broadcasted live by AVRO on Nederland3/Zapp (only NL) and It will be hosted by Ewout Genemans (JESC 2012) who has announced that this is his last year as Junior Songestival’s host.
All money of the televote will go to Cordaid Kinderstem charity to help children’s education in Uganda.
AVRO has also launched an official app where fans will be able to follow backstage reactions, tweets and give their votes, opinions… They will also have the chance to win tickets for the final and a meeting with the winner.
The last videos and reports can be seen here.
For all international Junior Songfestival fans, esc-plus.com provides you a special stream below: