Azerbaijani Eurovision participant’s video clip presented (UPDATE)
Details added (the first version was posted at 12:02)
Azerbaijan, Baku, March 19 / Trend, I.Isabalayeva /
A video clip of Azerbaijani participant of Eurovision Song Contest 2012 Sabina Babayeva's song "When Music Dies" was presented.
The song was written and composed by Stefan Örn, Anders Bagge, Johan Kronlund and Sandra Bjurman, Eruovision official website reported.
"When the Music Dies" is a dramatic love story. The song was recorded with ethnic Azeri instruments: kamancha and balaban, as well as mugham elements. Mugham part is performed by Alim Gasimov
It should be recalled that Sabina Babayeva, who has taken part at national qualifying rounds since 2008, was chosen as Azerbaijan's representative at the Eurovision Song Contest 2012 on Feb.12, 2012 at the national final concert.
Azerbaijan won the right to host the prestigious European song contest after the victory of Eldar Gasimov and Nigar Jamal (Ell / Nikki) at Eurovision 2011 in Dusseldorf, Germany last May.
The Eurovision 2012 semi-final rounds will be held in Baku on May 22 and May 24, while the final on May 26.
The 57th Eurovision Song Contest will be held in Baku Crystal Hall, which is under construction near the area of the State Flag. The motto is "Light your fire".
The Baku Crystal Hall is the arena with a capacity of up to 23,000 spectators. Approximately 16,000 people will be able to attend each of the three Eurovision Song Contest live shows in May.
Logo of the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest is "Fire Flower", while the motto is Light your fire!