At January 14, 21:10 CET, the public television of San Marino, San Marino RTV, will broadcast an hour long show names Aspettando il Festival – Una voce per San Marino (Waiting for the Festival – A voice for San Marino). The recorded broadcast will show snapshots and videos from the auditions that took place at Teatro Titano during the time periods 13-19 December and 3-11 January.
We remind you that some Greek artists like Artemis Matafia and the winner of Greek Idol Panagiotis Tsakalakos have been in San Marino for the auditions and are waiting for the results of the first round. We ought to also talk about the lyricist of “El Diablo” (Cyprus 2021) Oxa as well as Elis Mraz who took 2nd place in Czech Republic’s national final with the song “Imma Be’.
This is the second time that San Marino will conduct a national final and the first time they will use Voce per San Marino”. It will take place between December 2021 and February 2022 and all competing artists will be divided in two categories, “Emerging” and “Big“. Newcomers will be invited to attend a music academy at Teatro Titano in the town of San Marino from 13-19 December until 3-11 January. The academy will function as a preliminary casting. During February 2022, there will be a series of semifinals and a final where the 9 finalists for the Grand Final will be decided. Newcomer artists that finish in the first three places will receive a cash prize of 1000€, 2000€ and 7000€ accordingly
The Grand Final will take place in February 19 2022 at Teatro Nuovo of Dogana. Overall 18 artists will compete in the final, nine newcomers and nine well-known artists, of which the latter will be invited directly from Media Evolution Srl. Juries will decide upon the winner, alongside the second and third place.
Stay tuned in Eurovision Fun for everything new regarding San Marino’s representation in Eurovision 2022!