The representatives of Iceland at the "Eurovision": Being in Baku is pleasure (PHOTO)
Azerbaijan, Baku, May 13 /Trend/
I am very pleased to be in Baku, said at a press conference participant of "Eurovision" from Iceland Greta Salome.
According to her, Baku is very beautiful city and newly built high buildings give a special beauty to Baku.
Noting the possibility of multilateral "Baku Crystal Hall", the Icelandic participants were told that it is very hard preparing for the contest.
The 57th Eurovision Song Contest will be held in Baku Crystal Hall, which is under construction near the State Flag Square. 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.
The Eurovision 2012 semi-final rounds will be held in Baku on May 22 and May 24 and the final on May 26.
Logo of the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest is "Fire Flower", while the motto is Light your fire!
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.
Today first rehearsals of participants of "Eurovision" started. Representative of Montenegro Rambo Amadeus came on the stage first.