EUROVISION SONG CONTEST 1996 Qualifying round


There was a qualifying round held on March 20th-21st.
29 countries were competing to join Norway in the Final, and the top 22 went forward to the contest.
The qualifiers were chosen by the votes of 30 juries (one in each of the participating countries plus one in Norway), with 8 members on each jury.
The jurors listened to an audio cassette of the 29 songs at least 3 times (over 2 days).


Country
Artist/s
Song Title
Points
1. Sweden One More Time Den Vilda
227
2. Ireland Eimear Quinn The Voice
198
3. United Kingdom Gina G Just A Little Bit
153
4. Malta Miriam Christine In A Woman's Heart
138
5. Estonia Maarja-Liis Ilus & Ivo Linna Kaelakee Hääl
106
6. Austria George Nussbaumer Weil's Dr Guat Got
80
7. Turkey Sebnem Paker Besinci Mevsim
69
8. Switzerland Kathy Leander Mon Coeur L'aime
67
9. Netherlands Maxine & Franklin Brown De Eerste Keer
63
10. Iceland Anna Mjöll Sjúbídú
59
10. France Dan Ar Braz & L'Héritage des Celtes Diwanit Bugale
55
12. Belgium Lisa del Bo Liefde Is Een Kaartspel
45
13. Greece Marianna Efstratiou Emis Forame To Himona Anixiatika
45
14. Spain Antonio Carbonell Ay, Qué Deseo
43
15. Cyprus Constantinos Mono Gia Mas
42
16. Poland Kasia Kowalska Chce Znac Swój Grzech
42
16. Slovakia Marcel Palonder Kým Nás M áš
36
18. Portugal Lúcia Moniz O Meu Coração Não Tem Cor
32
19. Slovenia Regina Dan Najlepših Sanj
30
20. Croatia Maja Blagdan Sveta Ljubav
30
21. Bosnia-Herzegovina Amila Glamocak Za Našu Ljubav
29
22. Finland Jasmine Niin Kaunis On Taivas
26
23. Hungary Gjon Delhusa Fortuna
26
24. Germany Leon Planet Of Blue
24
25. Denmark Dorthe Andersen & Martin Loft Kun Med Dig
22
26. FYR Macedonia Kaliopi Grill Samo Ti
14
26. Russia Andrej Kosinskij Ja, Eto Ja
14
28. Israel Galit Bell Shalom Olam
12
29. Romania Monica Anghel & Sincron Ruga Pentru Pacea Lumii
11


Hungary

Germany

Denmark

Israel
If you have images of the FYR Mazedonian, Russian or Romanian entries (if they even exist), please email me.

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