At NRK we are so lucky to have our own orchestra. We wish to use it in programs that have a wide appeal. We want to produce events that stand out so this is a nice way to make Melodi Grand Prix even bigger.There won't be any semi finals - and tickets should go on sale towards the end of the year. I'm looking forward to see what Norway has to offer next year.
Tuesday, 11 November 2014
Norway: National final on 14th March, orchestra returns!
Norway's entry for Eurovision 2015 will be selected on 14th March in Oslo Spektrum Arena. Melodi Grand Prix and Melodifestivalen will therefore both be held the same day. NRK, the Norwegian national broadcaster, will bring back the long-awaited orchestra to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Eurovision. The general director said: