The EBU has released the list of all the jury members that – together – will decide 50 percent of the results of the Eurovision Song Contest.
As the official website of the music contest informs, each national jury is made up of five music industry professionals who will evaluate each entry. The jury members are asked to judge the vocal capacity of the singer, the performance on-stage, the composition and originality of the song and the overall impression of the act. Jurors rank all entries, except their own country’s contribution, in order.
According to the source, Armenia’s National Jury comprises musician and composer Ara Gevorgyan, vocal teacher Emma Asatryan, singer Zaruhi Babayan, director Aramayis Hayrapetyan and conductor Eduard Topchjan.
To remind, at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 Armenia will be represented by Artsvik with a song “Fly with me” composed by Lilith Navasardyan and Levon Navasardyan. Artsvik will perform under Number 16 during the first semi-final of the song contest to be held on May 9. The second semi-final will be held on May 11 and the Final on May 13. A total of 42 states take part in Eurovision 2017.