JURY MEMBERS version 1.0 (Thursday 1 May 2014) Country Jury member First name Last name Gender Date of birth Occupation/profession Short biography (as provided by the participating broadcaster) Albania Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Edmond Zhulali male 01-10-60 Composer / Producer Composer of the first Albanian entry in ESC 2004. Decorated for contribute in Albanian music. Participant in around 20 FiK ne RTSH. Artistic Director of FiK ne RTSH in 2007 ? 2008 etc. Participant and winner of several prizes of Children Festivals of AL RTV. Albania Jury Member 2 Alfred Kacinari male 19-11-59 Composer / Producer Diploma for composer. Director of programming of Radio Tirana. Artistic director of Symphonic Orchestra of Albanian Radio Television. Artistic director of several Festivals of Song of AL RTV. Artistic Director of Youth Song Festival 2012 Hit Fest. Albania Jury Member 3 Eranda Libohova female 11-09-69 Singer / Performer / Artist Participant in FiK ne RTSH, winner of several prizes. Winner of several prizes in song contests in Albania. Participant in many concerts organized abroad. Member of juries of music, art, beauty and fashion shows. Representative of Albania in international music song contests. Albania Jury Member 4 Mira Tuci female 18-02-78 Journalist for art and culture in AL RTV Journalist of art and culture at AL RTV. Producer of show Almanac. Graduated MA in European Studies at IRERIE France. Producer and journalist for 10 years of programs dedicated to art, culture and music. Author of ArTi, a TV program about art. Albania Jury Member 5 Engjell Ndocaj male 19-05-53 Journalist / Producer / Director Diploma in journalism. Journalist for youth programs. Script writer of several music festivals and shows, including several Festivali i Kenges ne RTSH. Former Minister of Culture of the Republic of Albania. Director of Department of Culture in Albanian Television. Armenia Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Asatur Asatryan male 30-05-60 Musician, producer, Honoured Art Worker of RA .Since 1995 he has been the director of State Theatre of Armenian Song. Since 1997 Asatryan has been the producer of the Armenian State Jazz Orchestra. In 2011 Arthur Asatryan was awarded the high title of the Honored Art Worker of the Republic of Armenia. Armenia Jury Member 2 Arman Davtyan male 11-10-71 painter, sculptor, designer Arman Davtyan known as Nur was born on the Earth as all human beings.He is not going to leave it yet, but likes to dream about it. He is one of the famous and talented people in Armenia. He is a designer and sculptor, and has his own collection. Armenia Jury Member 3 Inga Arshakyan female 18-03-82 Singer Inga sing and compose since her childhood. Graduating from the Yerevan State Conservatory she performed jointly on the professional stage since 2000 with her sister Anush. The sisters represented Armenia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2009. Armenia Jury Member 4 Anush Arshakyan female 24-12-80 Singer Anush sing and compose since her childhood. Graduating from the Yerevan State Conservatory she performed jointly on the professional stage since 2000 with her sister Inga. The sisters represented Armenia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2009. Armenia Jury Member 5 Avet Barseghyan male 23-07-80 Radio and TV host, songwriter Avet Barseghyan is an Armenian songwriter and TV host. The best radioannouncer of the year (2003). The best TV host of the year (2004) Austria Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Stella Jones female 09-08-71 Singer/Songwriter/Vocal-Stagecoach Stella Jones was singing twice for Austria at the ESC in 1995 and 1996 (Backing). SheВґs an International Vocal & Stage Coach for Singers, Dancers & Actors & Leader of an international known Gospel Group ?American Christmas Gospel? (www.christmas-gospel.at) Austria Jury Member 2 Michael DГ¶rfler male 28-09-71 producer & owner of a sound studio produced & arranged ?Standing Still? by Roman Lob (Germany) - 8th Place at the ESC Baku 2012 & Echo Award in Germany. Thomas D (producer, composer, mix), die fantastischen Vier (rec), Rainhard Fendrich (mixing producer)? Austria Jury Member 3 Dietmar Lienbacher male 04-06-75 Division Head Austria Sony Music Carrer in music industry started at Universal Music Austria in 2001. In July 2013 he has become member of the managing board of IFPI Austria & since 1th of January 2014 he has become member of the Sony Music Entertainment Management Team in Germany, Austria & Switzerland Austria Jury Member 4 Diana Lueger female 14-02-80 singer, musician, songwriter Band since 10 years, in the Charts top 10, won Prices, hits on the radio Austria Jury Member 5 Alexander Kahr male 16-08-65 producer produced 72 top 40 hits in Austria, two times composer fГјr Austria (2002 und 2013) fГјr ESC, won more than 10 times the Amadeus - Austrian Music Award Azerbaijan Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Yegana Akhundova female 22-05-60 Pro-rector of Baku Music Academy, pianist, musician, composer Yegana Akhundova was born in 1960 in Sheki region,Azerbaijan. She graduated secondary music school named after Bulbul and Baku Music Academy. Famous pianist and musician Yegana Akhundova composed her Mi Parti piano composition. Azerbaijan Jury Member 2 Mubariz Taghiyev male 31-01-46 People`s Artist, musician, singer,actor Mubariz Taghiyev was born in 1946. In childhood, he was engaged in swimming. Mubariz Taghiyev graduated music school and was soloist of State Orchestra. Besides music, Mubariz Tagiyev was also actor. As jury, he participated in several song contests Azerbaijan Jury Member 3 Samir Djafarov male 19-11-76 Opera artist Samir Djafarov was born in 1976 in Nakhcivan. He graduated State Cultural and Art University as well as Baku Music Academy. Samir Djafarov is a soloist of State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre. Azerbaijan Jury Member 4 Nigar Jamal female 07-09-80 singer Nigar Jamal was born in 1980 in Baku. Jamal's singing genres include R&B, soul and pop music. She won the Eurovision Song Contest 2011 with Eldar Gasimov when they performed under the pseudonym Ell & Nikki. Azerbaijan Jury Member 5 Khayyam Mustafazadeh male 17-03-87 singer, vocalist Khayyam MUstafazade was born in 1980. He graduated Baku Music Academy. Khayyam participated in several song contests as well as eurovision song contest national selection. His vocal ability should be underlined. Belarus Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Vasily Rainchik male 07-03-50 musician Belarusian musician and composer and also a professor at the University of Culture. He was the leader of Verasy, an early Belarusian pop music band. Currently - director of the State Youth Variety Theater. Was awarded the honorary title of People's Artist of Belarus. Belarus Jury Member 2 Eugene Oleinik male 11-05-81 composer, producer Famous Belarussian composer and producer. Writes songs for the group/singer Aura and also works as a producer of it. Wrote wong for balarussian representative at ESC 2011 Belarus Jury Member 3 Olga Ryzhikova female 02-04-88 TV host, singer lead singer of pop group DaVinci, Also works as radio DJ and TV host. Writes songs and tries herself in the arrangement. Belarus Jury Member 4 Alexander Mezhenny male 04-12-73 TV host/choreographer founder of the school of modern dance, choreographer of various national and international festivals, hosted dance programs on Belarusian television. Belarus Jury Member 5 Inna Adamovich female 07-02-78 specialist in organisation festivals and contests Head of the Department in Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Belarus. Responsible for organising all kinds of international and local contests and festivals. Musician. Belgium Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Bob Savenberg male 29-11-61 Musician / singer/ producer/ artist manager Bob Savenberg was one of the founding members and the drummer of Belgians most popular band Clouseau (ESC 1991). He was member of jurys in music competitions like Popstars and Steracteur. He has his own artist company and has been managing Belgian topartist Natalia for 10 years. Belgium Jury Member 2 Laura Van den Bruel female 19-01-95 Artist/singer Airis (Laura Van den Bruel) was only 17 when she performed on stage of the ESC in Baku in 2012 with ?Would you?. In the same year she released her first album Seventeen. In 2013 she signed a new record deal, released 2 new songs and is currently working on new material. Belgium Jury Member 3 Roos Van Acker female 13-10-76 Radio DJ/ tv host/ artist Roos Van Acker is a radio and tv-host and has her band called Eden. She started her media carreer with music channel TMF. Since then on she worked for all the national Flemish tv companies. She?s also one of the most popular radio DJ?s, working for hitradio Studio Brussel. Belgium Jury Member 4 Yannic Fonderie male 30-06-65 Music Producer / composer Yannic Fonderie started as a programmer and synth player. Over the years his career extended into production for a lot of artists. He also started making more time writing in his studio and abroad with other writers. Belgium Jury Member 5 Wouter Vander Veken male 28-06-88 Music producer / composer / label manager During and after finishing his master in music production Wouter Vander Veken produced records for among others Bandits (runner up Eurosong 2014), Joyce, Iris, Jill Shaw and Ellektra. He also made his fame as a composer and songwriter. He owns his own studio and label. Denmark Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Lise Cabble female 10-01-58 Songwriter & Singer Lise Cabble - danish songwriter with big hits in DK. 1986-1997 - front singer and songwriter in Miss B. Haven. 12 songs in the national competition. 3 songs representing Denmark in ESC. 1995: Mols til Skagen - no 5 2011: New tomorrow - no 5 Denmark Jury Member 2 Rune Funch male 16-01-70 Guitarist & Filmcomposer Education: 1990 Berklee college of music. US. 2009-11 Master in filmcomposition Did 1 album for danish singer Lars H.U.G. won 3 music awards Warwick Avenue: 5 Danish boys living in London for 10 years. Signed with Columbia Records NY Grammofunch Filmic album in 2009 won Award Denmark Jury Member 3 Monique Spartalis female 16-02-66 Singer Danish/Egyptian singer Monique Spartalis has been singing ever since she was 4 years old and she was only 17 years old when she got her first album deal. You can read more about Monique on her website : http://www.moniquespartalis.com/uk/ Denmark Jury Member 4 Mich Hedin male 09-04-68 Songwriter & Musicproducer International award winning songwriter/producer and Danish X Factor winning judge/mentor, Cutfather has been bringing success to some of the biggest artists in contemporary music (including Queen Latifah, JLS, Jamelia, Pussycat Dolls and Kylie Minogue) for over twenty five years. Denmark Jury Member 5 Sys Bjerre female 15-05-85 Singer Danish singer, Sys Bjerre?s breakthrough: "Malene", in 2008 went #1. Born 1985, singing in Danish and has many talents: Hosted the TV show "Boogie" (DR) and stole all hearts in the TV show ?The Best Singers Format?. Albums: GГёr det Selv (2008) #gold. All In (2010) #platin. Estonia Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Laura Remmel female 30-08-88 singer Represented Estonia at ESC 2005 with the group Suntribe. Today more focused on jazz. Academic degrees in jazz music and in contemporary vocal improvisation. Actively performing in Estonia and abroad, taking part in workshops in Europe. Vocal teacher at her own music studio. Estonia Jury Member 2 Marju LГ¤nik female 07-09-57 singer A Living Legend. Actively performing since 1975. thousands of concerts in Estonia, all over the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe. Prizes on several international song contests. Has recorded over 200 songs. Golden Record 2014 for her contribution to the Estonian pop music. Estonia Jury Member 3 Rauno MГ¤rks male 28-06-75 DJ, radio host Has hosted live radio shows for twenty years. Last nine years hosted the most popular breakfast show on commercial radio station. Club DJ since 1992. Estonia Jury Member 4 Alar Kotkas male 12-03-60 music producer, songwriter One of the key music producers in Estonia. His songs represented Estonia on ESC in 2000, 2002, 2006. Music director of all the "Estonian Idol?, ?Your Face Sounds Familiar? and ?Singing with the Stars? Estonia Jury Member 5 Rasmus RГ¤ndvee male 28-11-95 singer Winner of "Estonian Pop Idol 2012?. Singer in indie-rock group Facelift Deer. The band?s debut album was awarded with the prizes of "Debut Album of the year" and "Rock Album of the year". F.Y.R. Macedonia Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Milanka Rashich female 20-06-72 independent music/film producer Prominent TV presenter, worked on 13 Eurovision Song Contests, TV reporter, editor and host of numerous music and film shows, covering the Oscars live for more than a decade. Now, she is a independent producer of variety show programe. F.Y.R. Macedonia Jury Member 2 Valentino Skenderovski male 14-01-68 Composer, Arranger, Sound Engineer, Music Producer Member of rock& roll bands since the age of 12. Worked as a studio musician/keyboard programmer/as an arranger and music producer for various projects. Now, hi is a Dean of faculty of Sound Engineering and Music Production at University of Audio-Visual Arts, Esra in Macedonia F.Y.R. Macedonia Jury Member 3 Ivan Bechkovich male 02-10-71 music journalist He is music journalist for more than two decades, music editor in Radio Slobodna Macedonia, one of the founders and editor of the first web-site for Macedonian music ???.com.mk, he is following and analyzing the Eurovision competition for years. F.Y.R. Macedonia Jury Member 4 Robert Bilbilov male 09-05-83 Composer, Arranger, Sound Engineer, Music Producer Robert Bilbilov is one of the greatest, most unique and inventional producers and performers in Macedonia and beyond. His music discography and production discography include innumerable hits that are still remembered by their immaculate composition and arrangment. F.Y.R. Macedonia Jury Member 5 Dimitar Chemkov male 02-02-44 composer, music journalist Member of the two most popular rock bands in the 60's "Biseri" and "Biz-Bes". 37 years worked like music journalist, reviewer and commentator of many music events and festivals. Chemkov is author of 70 pop and newly folk compositions. Finland Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Kaija KГ¤rkinen female 09-09-62 Artist/ Composer Representing Finland in ESC 1991 , Rome 12 released albums 1991-2012 Finland Jury Member 2 Saara TГ¶rmГ¤ female 22-04-77 Author of Lyrics Syksyn SГ¤vel Contest 2012, Winning Song The Schlager of the Year 2012, Winning Song Finland Jury Member 3 Rauli Eskolin male 18-05-69 Producer Emma Producer of the Year-award 2004 Emma Producer of the Year-award 2008 Finland Jury Member 4 Jaako Hurme male 03-09-78 Radio DJ Radio Dj / personality (Radio Helsinki 2014) Radio personality, DJ, producer & head of Music (Basso Media 2008-2013) Pop Ikoni ( Tv-Show presenter) 2007-2008 Finland Jury Member 5 Annette Lundell female 09-10-90 Artist Finalist in Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu, UMK 2014 (Finish Eurovision Song Contest 2014) Released two own singles 2013. France Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Fabrice MARCHAL male 19-08-64 Music producer For many years, Fabrice Marchal is a professional of the French song universe. Manager and music producer, he is today the producer of young French singers (Valentin Marceau, Romain UGHETTO and Jeremy CHAPRON). France Jury Member 2 Jean-Marc SAUVAGNARGUES male 28-11-67 Writer, composer, drummer Il rencontre Les Fatals Picards en 2001 (batteur puis auteur et manageur) qui ont reprГ©sentГ© la France Г l'Eurovision en 2007. Depuis 2002, il participe Г divers projets en tant qu'auteur, compositeur, producteur ou manageur. France Jury Member 3 Fanny LLADO female 04-06-78 Singer Lady Fanny is a multi-facet vocalist who has a great experience working in studios and singing live concerts, lead singer or backing vocalist of Bonnie Tyler, Amandine Bourgeois (Eurovision 2013), Linley Marthe, Dood. She?s working on her new album. France Jury Member 4 Julie SOLIA female 22-01-88 Singer and Lyrics writer Singer and lyrics writer, her first experience was in the French version of ?Pop Idol? in 2013. Later, she joined the cast of the musical "The Full Monty?. The title of her first album is ?Kitsch&Chic?, a mix of electro 80's music, dance, graphics and visual arts France Jury Member 5 Boris BERGMAN male 31-08-44 Writer Boris BERGMAN is a very famous French writer (Aphhrodite?s Child, Alain Bashung, Nana Mouskouri, Juliette GrГ©co, Dalida?) He wrote for the Eurovision Song Contest (1973, 1975 and 2013) Georgia Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Giorgi Kukhianidze male 11-07-79 Musical Producer Giorgi (Giga) Kukhianidze, musical producer composer and musician. Giga Kukhianidze cooperated with EBU and Junior ESC in 2010 , 2012 and 2013 years. He also is working abroad and cooperates with famous singers . Owner production company and music studio. Georgia Jury Member 2 Micheil Chelidze male 10-12-83 Musician,Singer Musician,Singer. In 2010, decided to participate in the national selection of the Eurovision song contest and with Band "Eldrain" and participated in ESC 2010. Also the band was invited by European MTV to play in Batumi with Enrique Iglesias . Georgia Jury Member 3 Natia Khoshtaria female 30-09-75 Journalist,Script writer Scriptwriter of Radio Plays;Producing of Radio Programmes, She is deeply involved in Radio Programming Planning.Producing Promo Trailers and announcements. Georgia Jury Member 4 Nino Chachava female 13-11-69 Musician In 2011 ? Vocal Trainer in Studio "ANA-BANA" 2012 - TV Company ?imedi? ? Vocal Trainer 2013 ? Studio ?Maestro? ? Vocal Trainer 2013 ? Georgian Public Broadcaster ? Vocal Trainer Georgia Jury Member 5 Nana Daushvili female 09-08-57 Composer,Pianist In 1978 worked in Georgian State Philharmonic Theater.Worked in Georgian Conservatory as an Vocal trainer.Songs created by Nana are stored in the Golden Fund Of Georgian Public Broadcaster.Her students are successful participants of different International Musical contests. Germany Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Jennifer Weist female 03-12-86 Musician, bandleader "Jennifer Rostock" Jennifer is the bandleader of "Jennifer Rostock", formed in 2007, first rose to fame in 2008 in the "Bundesvision Song Contest". They released 4 albums, a Live-DVD and played many concerts. Live Entertainment Award 2008, 1Live Krone 2009/2011, German Composer Award 2009/2011 Germany Jury Member 2 Madeline Juno (Obrigewitsch) female 11-08-95 Singer/Songwriter Madeline Juno released first videos on Youtube when she was 14. Her single "Error" has already been viewed more than one million times. "Error" became the soundtrack of the successful German movie 2013 "Fack ju GГ¶the". Madeline was the opening act for Ellie Goulding in 2014. Germany Jury Member 3 Konrad Sommermeyer male 05-02-79 Manager Konrad was A&R/Marketingmanager at SONY BMG and Universal Music Publishing before he founded his own company. With Tim Bendzko and Frida Gold he established two of the most successful German acts. His artists sold more than 1 Million albums and won many awards (ECHO, MTV EMA) Germany Jury Member 4 Paul WГјrdig male 30-11-80 Rapper, better known as Sido Sido started his career in 1997 and became one the the most important hip-hop-artists in Germany. His albums were award winning and commercial successful. Sido won many awards (Comet, ECHO, MTV EMAand many more) Sido also acts in diffent movies. Germany Jury Member 5 Andreas Bourani male 02-11-83 Singer/Songwriter Andreas Bourani started playing his music on stage early. In 2010 Universal Music signed him. He toured as support with Philipp Poisel, Unheilig and Culcha Candela. Bourani is very successful in German radio. His debut album reached #23 of the German charts. Greece Jury Member 1 / Chairperson VASILIOS APERGIS male 29-03-75 Music Producer composer/producer based in Athens, Greece that has extensively scored music for film, documentaries, theater, TV, videogames, advertisement, now GM of the largest audio post production facility in Greece. Greece Jury Member 2 KONSTANTINOS PANTZOGLOU male 09-01-77 radio music producer/journalist Radio producer and television program editor for 12 years in the public radio, currently working at a newly -found radio station .Music and architecture critics writer in magazines and portals in Greece and Cyprus, project manager for three major web pages of Cyprus . Greece Jury Member 3 RODANTHI PAPADEA female 18-02-84 author of lyrics Both lyrics writer and a lawyer, two of her songs climbed to the top of the Greek Airplay Chart. Her latest lyrics for a song climbed to the top of the National Airplay Charts and was No 1 for 15 weeks-a record in our mainstream industry. Greece Jury Member 4 AGGELOS MAKRIS male 16-06-84 Music producer/composer Mark F. Angelo won 2011 MTV BEST GREEK ACT award, at MTV EMA (Belfast)! In 2013 he wrote a single which stayed at the top on national airplays with 4 million views on YouTube. In 2014 he participates in Greek Eurovision with "Dancing Night" Featuring Josephine. Greece Jury Member 5 MARIA SINATSAKI female 27-12-84 Dj/Tv presenter She studied Psychology,in 2005 made a pilot on TV for youth music show. Since then, has a solid presence on radio and music television.She began her career in MADTV in 2005 as a presenter and as a producer on Mad Radio 106,2. Now, she hosts a daily and a weekend show Hungary Jury Member 1 / Chairperson ZoltГЎn PalГЎsti KovГЎcs male 09-09-72 music teacher, music historian, musician, DJ and producer ZoltГЎn PalГЎsti KovГЎcs, Zoohacker founder of 'The Lushlife Project'. Their work can be found on several compilation disks such as Buddha Bar IX. He has also made remixes for BalkГЎn Fanatik, Budapest BГЎr. In 2010 he founded the Zoohacker Remake Orchestra. Hungary Jury Member 2 Kati KovГЎcs female 25-10-44 performer, singer, songwriter Kati KovГЎcs stood on stage first in 1962, later won a popular Hungarian talent show. Her success has been unbroken ever since. Her voice is versatile, she can sing opera, rock, jazz, pop, dance, blues and rock and roll. Hungary Jury Member 3 Attila NГЎksi male 21-11-71 Dj, music producer, record company owner, A&R DJ Naksi has been in the music industry for more than a decade. Produced several successful dance acts, over 100 remixes and released a number of singles, LPs and 16 mix albums. Naksi is the member of the international EDM project: Stereo Palma. Hungary Jury Member 4 PГ©ter Dorozsmai male 24-01-59 musician, producer, songwriter, sound engineer Highly acclaimed musician for over thirty years. Founder and director of Tom-Tom Studios and Tom-Tom Records. Music engineer of international productions such as BBC Symphonic Orchestra, Wien Klangforum, Radio Philharmonic France, Ennio Morricone. Hungary Jury Member 5 Vera TГіth female 03-03-85 singer, songwriter, lyricist Started her professional career as a singer by winning Hungary?s first ever television talent show in 2004. Sings mainly blues, jazz, world music and pop. She released 4 albums and became part of the supporting act of Lenny Kravitz and Sting. Has won a number of prizes. Iceland Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Hildur Thorhallsdottir female 30-09-75 Singer, musician, music teacher Jazz singer, music teacher, concentrating on piano, vocals, percussion, relative pitch and music pedagogy who has a master degree in music. She has performed with renowned jazz musicians, made some albums and been nominated for the Icelandic Music Awards. Iceland Jury Member 2 Johanna (Yohanna) Jonsdottir female 16-10-90 Singer, songwriter, performer She started singing professionally at the early age of eight. Has released 4 solo albums and recorded with renown Icelandic and international artist. She landed second place in the Eurovision Song Contest in 2009 and was awarded as ?Best Female Artist?. Iceland Jury Member 3 Kjartan (Daddi) Gudbergsson male 17-05-66 Experience Engineer Founded E4 Music Publishing. He has worked for PolyGram Music, US, EMI Records, US, OZ, Skjarinn, Industria, Homeportal.com, Grapewire, Steinar Music and Edda Publishing, Inc. He has consulted for Apple Computer Inc., Atlantic Records US and Sony Music. Iceland Jury Member 4 Fridrik Jonsson male 07-10-88 Singer/songwriter/TV host Made his first single in 2009 and has released two albums. Has been featured on albums by Blaz Roca and Dr. Gunni. Fridrik currently hosts his own TV show Thridjudagskvold (Tuesdaynight) on Channel 3 for 365 Media. Iceland Jury Member 5 Ragnheidur Grondal female 15-12-84 Singer, songwriter, lyricist, pianist, vocal teacher Has made several solo albums and collaborated on numerous albums by other artists. Was awarded Singer of the Year at the Icelandic Music Awards in 2004. She is one of Iceland?s most active pop and jazz vocalists. 2013: Only teardrops - no 1 Ireland Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Patrick Hughes male 20-02-68 General Manager Sony Ireland With Sony Records Ireland for the last 12 years first as Marketing Director and subsequently General Manager since 2007. Ireland Jury Member 2 Charlie McGettigan male 07-12-50 Singer/Songwriter Singer Songwriter Recording artist and entertainer living in Drumshanbo. Co Leitrim. Won the Eurovision Song Contest with Paul Harrington in 1994. Songs have been covered by people like Maura O Connell, Frances Black, Hal Ketchum and many more. Ireland Jury Member 3 Leanne Moore female 24-07-84 Singer/ Journalist / Presenter Leanne?s musical career kicked off in 2008 when she won RTE?s Your a Star competition. In June 2008 Leanne had a Number one single with ?On Wings?. Leanne has represented Ireland as part of a Eurovision act three times. Ireland Jury Member 4 Jenny Greene female 08-04-82 DJ/ Radio Presenter Jenny Greene is one of Ireland?s most successful DJs. She also presents one of Ireland's biggest radio shows with co-host Nicky Byrne Monday to Friday on RTГ‰ 2fm. Her Electric Disco Tour is the most in-demand club booking in the country. Ireland Jury Member 5 Liam Reilly male 29-01-55 Singer/ Songwriter Liam has been a member of one of Ireland's super groups Bagatelle for more than 30 years and has represented Ireland at Eurovision both as a singer in 1990 when he came 2nd and as a songwriter in 1991. Israel Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Ofra Helfmann female 12-02-48 Radio programs editor Ofra is a radio programs editor for nearly 32 years. Israel Jury Member 2 Alon Amir male 06-10-74 Music PR Alon is a PR person. In the last 15 years, Alon worked with eurovision artists. Israel Jury Member 3 Roi Klein male 27-12-96 Rocker and a h.s student Roi is a guiter player in a rock band. Israel Jury Member 4 Doron Medalie male 05-12-77 Director, Writer, composer Doron wrote over 70 songs and most of them are the biggest hits in the Israeli charts. Doron is also a director that worked for IBA in the ESC 2008, 2010 and 2013. Israel Jury Member 5 Dafna Gold female 08-05-84 clarinetto player and a ballet dancer clarinetto player and a ballet dancer. now a days Dafna is a pysics student at tel aviv university. Italy Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Luca De Gennaro male 27-07-59 VP Talent & Music of MTV for Italy VP Talent & Music of MTV for Italy, Spain, France, Portugal, Greece, Middle East and Africa. Host a daily radio show on national station Radio Capital, columnist for Rolling Stone Magazine and professor of Programming at Milan?s UniversitГ Cattolica. Italy Jury Member 2 ANDREA LAFFRANCHI male 18-03-69 journalist Andrea Laffranchi Music editor at Corriere della Sera since 1998. Music critic at ioDonna, contributor at Style, Oggi, Sette and other magazines. Jury member in the talent show Amici Canale 5 . Radio host of Virgin Academy, Virgin Radio, Italy Jury Member 3 Paola Folli female 18-07-65 singer She has worked with greatest italian singers and jazz musicians. She is the principal voice of the italian version in many Disney?s animated film. she founded in 2010 ? JAzzout? a musical group . She is a vocal coach for many tv programs as ? ?XFactor Italy В» Italy Jury Member 4 ANDREA MIRO female 27-01-70 songwriter-composer-musician eclectic artist with a marvellous voice she has collaborated with many artists. She has directed the orchestra of the Sanremo festival . She won many music awards .She is very involved in social issues and benefit concerts . She worked for theater project Italy Jury Member 5 FRANCESCO PASQUERO male 28-09-82 International Music Manager He worked for the legendary Joseph V. Melillo at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in NYC. He met Caterina Caselli and Filippo Sugar in 2007. He works for Sugar Music handling the international development and promotion, focussing particularly on MВ° Andrea Bocelli in the world Latvia Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Harijs Zarins male 06-06-57 Guitar player, composer and text author Music career ? one of the best guitar players in Latvia, participated in rock groups ?Opus Pro? (1986 ? 2011) and ?Colt? (up to now) 2013 ? Musicians name is at the avenue of fame in Liepaja Latvia Jury Member 2 Marta Ritova female 16-12-91 Singer and composer Education ? Riga Dome Choir School, up to now ? University of Latvia (modern languages and business) Musical career ? 2013 (superfinalist, 3rd place of the National ESC with the song ? I Am Who I Am?), 2013 (album ?Change the words? 300 000 youtube viewers) Latvia Jury Member 3 Edgars Belickis male 06-09-86 composer, music producer, transcriber education ? Academy of Music (saxophone) musical career ? work together with the singer Intars Busulis and Bigband of Jelgava coauthor of the song ?Moment and tomorrow?, Finalist of the National ESC (2014) Latvia Jury Member 4 Igeta Gaike female 31-03-69 singer, vocal teacher, composer, musical producer education - master's degree at Academy of Music musical career - backing vocalist of the ESC winner Maria Naumova (2002), finalist of the National ESC with the song "Dundari dandari" (2007), founder of the vocal studio ?Tev un man?. Latvia Jury Member 5 Kaspars Ansons male 19-03-82 composer and transcriber Education ? Riga Dome Choir School Music career - composer and transcriber for the most popular singers? albums in Latvia Aija Andrejeva (AISHA) ? album ?Gramatzime? (BOOKMARK) Arturs Singirejs (DONS) ? album ?Varanasi? Lithuania Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Saulius Urbonavicius male 16-09-63 TV and music producer Career started in 1897 with his group ?BIX. Lithuania Jury Member 2 Ruta Lukoseviciute female 20-08-75 Journalist/ author of lyrics In 1998 hosted TV show, In 2000 participated national selection of Eurovision, in 2005 published the book, wrote a lot of lyrics for songs , participated in TV shows. Lithuania Jury Member 3 Deividas Zvonkus male 06-11-77 Composer In 1977 started with pop group ?Bavarija? . Participated in many TV shows as singer. Composed the music for the most popular artists in Lithuania. Lithuania Jury Member 4 Povilas Varvuolis male 29-06-82 radio DJ / TV multicamera director Radio DJ on radio station Opus TV multicamera director on national selection of eurovision 2013 and other TV music and entertainment shows Lithuania Jury Member 5 Kristina Zmailaite female 22-01-74 Opera singer In 1999 graduated from Lithuanian Music Academy as an opera singer. Continued studies in Germany , 2005-2006 took courses in USA . Now singing solo parts in Vilnius Opera . Malta Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Paul Abela male 01-03-54 Musician/Composer/Maestro Paul Abela is a graduate of Berklee College of Music. He is a composer/producer/conductor in various genres. He also represented Malta at the ESC four times both as composer and conductor. He composed music for television, film and theatre and conducted concerts for orchestra. Malta Jury Member 2 Manolito Galea male 26-09-74 Sound Engineer Manolito Galea who has over 25 years experience of sound engineering, being in the forefront when it comes to recording or mixing. Manolito also collaborates regularly with foreign artists and media companies across Europe and USA with the latest being BBC and SKY Drama. Malta Jury Member 3 Elton Zarb male 07-12-78 Music Producer Elton Zarb, has over fifteen years experience in music production. He is the owner of a renowned company in the music and recording scene in Malta. He composed/produced the song: 'The Start' sung by Gaia which was the first Maltese song to ever win the Junior Eurovision in 2013 Malta Jury Member 4 Corazon Mizzi female 11-07-87 Daily TV host - Semi-professional singer/songwriter Corazon, is a Maltese TV presenter, singer, songwriter, pianist and holds a Doctorate degree in Law from the University of Malta. Her compositions led her to win the top local festival for songs written in the Maltese language ?L-Ghanja tal-Poplu? three times. Malta Jury Member 5 Pamela Bezzina female 18-04-82 Vocal Coach/Singer/Vocal Arranger Pamela gives vocal tuition to upcoming teenagers and adult singers, and loves sharing her knowledge with her students. Her undergraduate dissertation also focused on the study of Vocal Technique and Vocal Hygiene amongst Maltese singers. Moldova Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Anatol Chiriac male 09-10-53 composer In 1979 he completed Stefan Neaga music college in Chi?in?u. In 1983 he recorded his first instrumental works LP, which has strong influence of James Last (e. g. use of panflute and others). In 1990-1994 Chiriac was elected to the Parliament of Moldova. Moldova Jury Member 2 Andrei Tostogan male 11-12-89 songwriter, singer, producer Andrei Tostogan was born in Chisinau and now is a producer of some well-known artists from Moldova as Katy Rain and Nicoleta Gavrilita. Moldova Jury Member 3 Tatiana Postolachi female 03-07-80 lyricist In 2002 she graduated the State University of Moldova, the faculty of Foreign Languages. She had a fruitful collaboration with Marcel and Cornelia Stefanet, writing the words for ?Endless love?, winning the award for one of the best texts from 2013. Moldova Jury Member 4 Nelea Ciobanu-Margineanu female 28-10-74 singer Despite her youth, Nelly is the most authoritative singer in Moldova confirmed by the VIP award, offered every six years. In 2001 Nelly Ciobanu received the rank of Honoured Artist of Moldova. In 2009 she represents Moldova at ESC. Moldova Jury Member 5 Iurie Badicu male 29-12-75 songwriter, producer, lyricist Bachelor of Economics, 2004 ASEM. Master in Public Administration in 2006. Founder of Impresario Company ?Hits Factory?. As a song writer repeatedly won the title for best song of the year. Montenegro Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Stefan Filipovic male 18-01-87 musician/singer Stefan Filipovi? was graduated at the Music Academy in Cetinje, but he is into music industry since the age of seven. He participated in many musical contests as a child in and he even won many of them. He participated in the ESC 2008 in Belgrade with the song Zauvijek Volim Te Montenegro Jury Member 2 Slododan Bucevac male 05-07-51 Music producer Winer of the Yugoslavian competition for Euro song and participated as author on Euro song 1984 in Luxembourg Owner and producer of music festival "SUNCANE SKALE" For many years used to be music producer on nacional TV of Montenegro Montenegro Jury Member 3 Zoja Djurovic female 05-04-63 Professor of music The magistry of vocal and instrumental conducting Professor of the High music school Art director of female vocal group ALATA Art director of Children songs Festiva Montenegro Jury Member 4 Senad Gacevic male 19-06-62 Professor of music professor - University of Montenegro director Montenegro Music Festiva artisitc director White Field Jazz Festival author and perfomer in different music stile director Bar Guitar Fest Montenegro Jury Member 5 Mihailo Radonjic male 16-02-76 Composer Guitarist, composer, member of band Crveno i crno Music producer, owner of M Sound studio in Podgorica, Montenegro Awards: Montefon 2006 (best music arranger), Eurofest 2008 in Macedonia, etc Norway Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Ahmed Ashraf male 29-11-84 Music and culture journalist Works as a culture and Music journalist for Norwegian Broad sheet newspaper Aftenposten. Norway Jury Member 2 Jonas Brenna male 17-06-81 Head of publishing Jonas Brenna is a producer With Aftenposten-tv, the web page of Aftenposten, a broad sheet newspaper in Norway. I would like Jonas to be the Chairperson if possible, Sorry for mixing up the procedures. Norway Jury Member 3 Jan Holmlund male 09-02-83 Entertainment Journalist Jan Thomas Works for one of Norway's largest tabloid newspapers, Dagbladet and has covered ESC on site several years. Norway Jury Member 4 Rannveig Sundelin female 06-02-76 Vocalist Rannveig is the singer in a big brass band and is also the spokesperson against Racism for the Soccer Club VГҐlerenga. Norway Jury Member 5 Monica Johansen female 11-10-79 Artist, songwriter and DJ Monica, or Miss Harmonika aka Minnie Oh, is a well known artist, DJ and songwriter in Norway. Poland Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Pawe? Sztompke male 13-02-54 radio journalist Polish journalist and music reviewer currently associated with and Programme of Polish Radio. He has served on the jury of various music festivals. Poland Jury Member 2 Dorota Szpetkowska female 21-02-59 journalist TV journalist associated with the program TVP Polonia. For many years, working in the implementation of the biggest music shows produced for Polish Television Poland Jury Member 3 Krzysztof Kasowski male 20-08-70 singer Krzysztof "K.A.S.A" Kasowski - Polish musician, composer and explorer, founder of the KAPELA Z MIASTA KIELC. Poland Jury Member 4 Magdalena Tull female 29-04-80 singer In 2000, he began working at Studio Buffo , where she performed as an actress and singer in the musical Metro. In 2010, "Jestem" , which qualified for the national qualifiers for the 56th Eurovision Song Contest. Poland Jury Member 5 Mieczyslaw Szczesniak male 09-07-64 singer Mieczyslaw "Mieczu" Szcze?niak - Polish singer, composer and songwriter. In 1999, with the song Hold me tight represented Poland at the 44th Eurovision Song Contest in Jerusalem, which took 18th place Portugal Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Paula Ferreira female 17-11-69 event promoter 1990-1991 she worked in radio production at Super FM (local radio station ) Portugal Jury Member 2 JosГ© Cabrita male 07-05-68 event producer Plays piano since the age of 12. At 18 perfect the language of jazz, in 2001 and studied piano and composition for orchestra. 1993-2001 It was one of the leaders of the Intern. Jazz Fest. of Macau. In 2004 founded his own promoter of shows. Portugal Jury Member 3 Jan Dijck male 13-11-55 composer Started at an early age composing and saw his first composition released back in 1977.He has composed around 300 songs.He has collaborated with some international well known songwriters. He is a music producer and is responsible for the launch of the careers of many artists. Portugal Jury Member 4 Ana Augusto female 16-08-79 singer colorful singer or a different Fado Diva , as it is affectionately called by some press , opened the year 2014 with a sold-out 12 concerts in Austria tour, and preparing for this year is still present in many countries. The singer is preparing to launch its 3rd album . Portugal Jury Member 5 Marina Ferraz female 23-06-89 Lyricist was born on June 23, 1989 in Coimbra. She is an author on Blogger since 2006 and she published her first book in 2008. She has been working as a lyricist since 2010. Along with writing, she is a PhD student in Communication. Romania Jury Member 1 / Chairperson VOICU MADALIN male 10-07-52 musician, violinist, conductor, composer Conductor - Orchestra "Oltenia" Craiova; Conductor - Orchestra "Paul Constantinescu" Ploiesti; Director of the International Festival "George Enescu" Director and conductor of the Orchestra "Bucharest"; Active member of honor the French Academy of Sciences arts and letters Romania Jury Member 2 FUGARU MIRELA female 11-04-56 singer, lyricist, vocal coach National/international prizes: Prague, Dresda, Romania, Germany, Japan, Australia, Macedonia, Egypt, Bulgaria. Lyricist of the Romanian entry ESC2002. Vocal coach. Member:SRR Board Member of the Composers and Musicologists Union. Member of the Executive Board of WAFA Romania Jury Member 3 STOICA MIHAI male 04-12-76 Music Producer and Composer -jazz club pianist and keyboard player for major rock bands Directia 5 and Parlament. Later joined Voltaj band, winner of MTV Europe Music Awards Best Romanian Act in 2005 and countless local awards. I co-produced and fully produced a total of 8 Voltaj albums. Romania Jury Member 4 GEAMBASU CALIN male 30-10-76 Musician, Singer, Composer, Band leader First Prize at the National Festival "Mamaia", 1996, award for originality (Composers Union of Romania), the third prize at "Creation" festival "Mamaia" in 2002, with the band No Comment, Eurovision 2002- national selection. Romania Jury Member 5 MATEI NICOLETA female 01-02-70 SINGER The 1st solo album came out in 2003;She represented Romania in various International Music Contest: ?Discovery Vest?(The Trophy and 4 other Awards), ?Voice Of Asia? in Kazahstan (1st Place and also The Trohpy), ?Golden Stag? in Romania (2nd Place) Russia Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Sergey Zhilin male 23-10-66 conductor In 2005, Sergey Zhilin was awarded the title of Honored artist of Russia. In May 2007, Sergey Zhilin was the Music Director and principal conductor of the concert version of the Rock Opera "Perfume", with the participation of the Orchestra "Phonograph-Sympho-jazz. Russia Jury Member 2 Margarita Mitrofanova female 30-01-70 Radio DJ, TV host In 1995 Margarita was awarded National Prize "Ovatsiya" In 2003 she was awarded National Priza "People of the year". She commented "Grammy" and "Brit Awards" live. She dubbles cartoons, shoot in the movies. Russia Jury Member 3 Leonid Rudenko male 16-07-85 DJ, musician, Label-producer His tracks are played by the famous Djs of the World: Tiesto, Judge Jules,Eric Morillo, Pete Tong, Paul Van Dyke. He was invited to the Official Winter Olympic Games Ceremony of Opening in Sochi 2014. Russia Jury Member 4 Dominik Joker male 19-07-80 musician, singer, poet, composer, In 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2011 Dominik was an award winner Festival "Song of the year". In 2012 he was awarded the prize of the "Zolotoi Grammofon". In 2013 he was a winner of the Top Hit Music Awards. Russia Jury Member 5 Yulia Nachalova female 31-01-81 singer In 1992, won the TV contest "morning star" .In 2000, she starred in the musical "Formula of joy" . Participated in the reality show "Survivor".In 2010 year in America Yulya Nachalova writes a new English album. San Marino Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Sara Ghiotti female 29-03-82 Musician/Speech Therapyist - Anglo-Sammarinese jazz singer, graduated with honors at the ?Conservatorio Rossini di Pesaro?. -2012: 2nd in the ?Festival delle arti di Bologna? with the vocal duo ?Saffron? - festivals: Alexander Platz, Buker Festival of Ferrara, Teatro Smeraldo of Milano San Marino Jury Member 2 Lorenzo Salvatori male 24-05-93 Rapper Lorenzo Salvatori is a rapper known as Irol. -2011, 8 tracks EP ?Perso nel tempo? -2013, 18 tracks album ?Stato mentale? -2013, won the ?MTV Spit Tour' contest San Marino Jury Member 3 Andrea Gattei male 29-06-95 DJ/composer -co-founder of the 'B-project' -music producer -played in the most famous discos in Rimini: Nrg Sundee, Baia Imperiale, Altromondo Studios, Byblos, Rock Planet, Dna-Victoria, Turquoise, Carnaby Club, Coconuts, Discoteca 3 Stelle, Melody Mecca, RockIsland, CocoricГІ, Peter Pan San Marino Jury Member 4 Maria Ugolini female 04-05-95 Singer -jazz and blues singer -studied at 'The San Marino Voice Academy' -took part in ?Geometrie sonore 2013? and ?Jar?Jazz Around Rimini? festival -lead singer of the group 'The Quazar' San Marino Jury Member 5 Paolo Macina male 28-01-74 Guitarist 2002, co-founder of 'Miodio' 2006, winner of the San Marino Festival 2007, the single 'It's OK' is aired by major Italian radios 2007, joined the Renato Zero Stadium tour 2008, ESC in Belgrade for San Marino 2011, produced the album for the Russian artist Vika Voronina Slovenia Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Helena Blagne female 08-05-63 Singer She is a top pop star in Slovenia. She has been awarded many times on various festivals. She is at the peak of her career, her records sell excellent while her concerts are sold out. For over 10 years she has studied the art of opera singing as well what she wanted for years. Slovenia Jury Member 2 Anze Langus Petrovic male 30-04-82 Musician, composer, producer He is one of the most in-demand bass players, has toured over Europe with famous artist Magnifico and joined the most famous Slovenian pop artist Jan Plestenjak on tour as a band leader. He is a member of the band Da Phenomena. Anze was a backing vocalist at ESC 2002 for Sestre. Slovenia Jury Member 3 Robert Pikl male 11-03-77 Singer, guitar player, composer Leader and member of the band Manouche. Has been present at music scene for 15 years as studio and concert guitar player, working on several movies and in theater. Collaborations with various top artists of ex-Yugoslavia. Slovenia Jury Member 4 Izak Kosir male 24-08-81 Singer, music journalist, author Izak is frontman, band leader & singer of indie rock band The Toronto Drug Bust. They released their criticly acclaimed debut album Enfant Terrible which was recorded between London, Ljubljana and Helsinki in 2010. Izak is also a music journalist at the daily newspaper Zurnal. Slovenia Jury Member 5 Alya female 28-05-83 Singer Alya is a famous pop singer. She is known for her energy, sex appeal and positive spirit. The media marked her as sexy and original. Just the way her music is. She took part on national selection for ESC five times. Spain Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Raul Fuentes male 09-02-75 Artist Raul is well know Spanish singer. He started in 2000 when taking part in the national selection for ESC, where he was runner up. Since then, Raul has sold 1,800,000 CDs. RaГєl has also participated in the Spanish selection for ESC 2014. Spain Jury Member 2 Damaris Abad female 25-07-86 Artist Dama is her artistic name and was born in Seville in a family of musicians, where she started very young performing a duo with her brother Rasel. Her style can go from flamenco to pop and R&B. Dama has also participated in the Spanish national selection for ESC 2014. Spain Jury Member 3 Jorge Gonzalez male 22-09-88 Artist Jorge GonzГЎlez is a young and experienced singer who became popular in a television music talent show in 2005. His songs have been widely listened. On last year Jorge has taken part on The Voice, and he also has participated in the Spanish selection to ESC in 2009 and 2014. Spain Jury Member 4 Leticia Fuentes female 10-05-81 Composer and singer Leticia Fuentes is a composer and vocalist. On last three years she has worked in the songwriting team Dabruk and sings as part of the duo LET-ICE. Among her most remarkable songs is ВЁJoin The Party feat. Juan Magan?, with over 700,000 views on Youtube. Spain Jury Member 5 Francisco RodrГguez male 20-07-71 Songwriter, singer and music producer Kiko RodrГguez is a singer, songwriter and music producer, part of Dabruk and LET-ICE creative groups. As a composer and producer, Kiko has worked with Chenoa, Beth, Beatriz Luengo, Junior, Julio Iglesias Jr., Tony Aguilar, Juan Magan, Leticia, Soraya, Jorge Gonzalez, ... Sweden Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Michael Cederberg male 23-08-64 Playlist manager P3 Star at SR and radio host Worked as music journalist at Swedish Radio and host at the channel P3 ( popmusic channel ) at the same company during 18 years. Been working in the jury for Melodifestivalen, Sweden. Sweden Jury Member 2 Robert Sehlberg male 05-05-69 Music Director at RIX FM ( radio ) 2001 - 20014 = Programe Director at Power Hit Radio 2004 - 2006 = Music Director at NRJ 2006 - = Music Director at RIX FM Sweden Jury Member 3 Oscar Zia male 10-10-96 Singer Oscar Zia has competing twice in Melodfestivalen, 2013 and 2014. Oscar also came second best in the TV Show Let's Dance Sweden Jury Member 4 Sacha Jean-Baptiste female 24-01-85 Dancer, choreograph, creative director Sacha has been working as a dancer and choreograph for many years in big TV shows, such as Melodifestivalen. She also work as creative director. In ESC 2011 she was in charge of the choreography fГ¶r Russias, Alex Sparrow. Sweden Jury Member 5 Elli Flemstrom female 09-07-90 Artist Started her career in swedish X Factor in 2012 with the group J.E.M Was competing with the same group in Melodifestivalen 2014 Switzerland Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Marcus Van Lier male 31-08-74 Managing Director Warner Music Switzerland -Marketing Director Central Europe, Warner Music Group Since 10/07. -Overall Marketing Responsibility, Executive Management, Finance Management, Warner Music Group 04/03 ? 10/07 -Brand Management, Operational Marketing Campaigns, Warner Music Group 01/00 ? 04/03 Switzerland Jury Member 2 MГ©lanie Freymond female 27-10-77 TV- and Radio Host -Journaliste - PrГ©sentatrice bei RTS - radio tГ©lГ©vision suisse - Journaliste chroniqueuse bei LFM -Emissions prГ©sentГ©es: Les Zap, speakerine, Sudoku, TrГЁs Suisse Romande, Mister Suisse, 2007, Miss Suisse 2009, Mister Suisse 2010, MagnГ©tos rire, Rouge FM/ Rouge TV Switzerland Jury Member 3 Ivan Broggini male 01-04-86 Singer and band member of Sinplus ESC2012 in Baku - Sinplus represents Switzerland. 04/2012 first Sinplus album В«DisinformationВ» 2014 new album В«Up to MeВ» with 11 songs Switzerland Jury Member 4 Sina Bellwald female 28-05-66 Singer/Songwriter in Dialect Born in Wallis. 10 Albums between 1994 to 2013. 7 Gold- and 2 Platin Awards in Switzerland. On tour since 20 Years with her band. In 2006 was a member of special project ?LT United? and participated in ESC. Producer of well known TV shows ?X factor?, ?You think you can dance? , ?The house of secrets? and the others l formats. 1991 -2012 she made part of the team of marketing and communications discography label Sony Music. At the beginning of 2013 she started her own company of marketing and communications. Switzerland Jury Member 5 Pascal Vonlanthen male 29-04-75 Singer/Songwriter Artist name: Gustav. 8 Albums: The Netherlands Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Antonius van de berkt male 10-04-48 CEO Recordcompany Tony Berk started as projectleader and host at Radio Noordzee Internationaal. He became CEO of the recordcompany ROBA Music and he worked for and owned serveral recordcompanies like Dino Music, TBM Music, 8ball Music (John de Mol) and EMI. He works as president for BMG-Talpamusic The Netherlands Jury Member 2 Freek Bartels male 24-10-86 Singer and Musical actor Freek studied at the ?MusicAllFactory? in Tilburg. From 2008 he played in the musicals ?Les Miserable?, ?Joseph and the amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat?, after he won the TV show ?search to Joseph?. Also he acted in ?petticoat?. The Netherlands Jury Member 3 Marleen Sahupala - van den Broek female 01-07-71 Singer and TV Host Better known as "Marlayne", is a TV Host, singer and also old contestant of the Eurovision Songcontest with "One good Reason". She studied at the conservatorium and succeed 'cum laude'. The Netherlands Jury Member 4 Ruth Jacott female 02-09-60 Singer Now days Ruth tours with her theatershows. Her career began at "knokke festival", and afterwords she did some musicals like "Cats" en "A night at the cotton club". She's also an old contestant of Eurovision SC. The Netherlands Jury Member 5 Sander Lantinga male 27-09-76 Radio DJ 3FM Sander is a dutch radio DJ. He worked for MTV and the NPS. In 2005 he recieved the "Marconi Award". After this he made Radio and TV shows for "BNN" and is currently working there. Ukraine Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Olexandr Zlotnyk male 15-11-48 Composer - Member of Composers Union of Ukraine - People's artist of Ukraine - Wrote music for more than forty movies, the opera-duma, many musicals, symphonic, chamber and instrumental compositions, choruses etc - Wrote music for more than a thousand songs. Ukraine Jury Member 2 Kateryna Komar female 21-11-85 Producer, singing teacher - Member of trio В«Z???????В» - Musical producer and composer, co-writer of songs for the contestants of ?Junior Eurovision? Ukraine Jury Member 3 Kostiantyn Mishukov male 06-07-72 Producer, DJ He was one of the originators of Ukrainian show business. He is an official representative of the most distinguished DJ contest, DMC World Dj Championship, in Ukraine. He is also an official representative of English music label, Fierce Angel, in Ukraine Ukraine Jury Member 4 Alla Popova female 14-10-64 Singer, composer - Honoured artist of Ukraine - Laureate of international contests "Slavianski Bazaar" and "Chervona Ruta" - Associate Professor of the Kiev University of National Culture and Art Ukraine Jury Member 5 Olena Yalovyk female 16-06-54 Singer 2010 ? became a finalist of the TV project ?People?s Star?, which brought her popularity. United Kingdom Jury Member 1 / Chairperson Caroline Grant female 17-08-65 Vocal coach/TV Presenter/Public Speaker Carrie Grant is one of the best known vocal coaches in the United Kingdom. Her impressive client list includes Take That, The Spice Girls and The Saturdays. Carrie also represented the UK in The Eurovision Song Contest in 1983 as part of the trio Sweet Dreams. United Kingdom Jury Member 2 Stephen Allen male 04-09-65 Music producer, keyboard player, musical director, arranger Steve Allen has over 35 years? experience within the music industry having written, produced and arranged for acts such as The Trammps, The Temptations and Eurovision stars Katrina And The Waves. United Kingdom Jury Member 3 Candice McKenzie female 07-06-82 DJ and Event Organiser Candice McKenzie is an established DJ from London and recipient of two BEFFTA awards, Female DJ of the Year 2009 & DJ of the Year 2010. Candice has DJ?d for top brands and all over Europe. United Kingdom Jury Member 4 Gus Gowland male 31-07-81 Writer / Actor / Composer Gus Gowland is a writer and actor from London, UK. Gus has written a brand new musical, Pieces of String directed by Craig Revel Horwood which will hit theatres in October 2014. United Kingdom Jury Member 5 Laura Wright female 17-06-90 Mezzo soprano signed to Decca, Universal Laura Wright is a Mezzo Soprano. At the age of 15, Wright won the BBC Radio 2 Chorister of the Year award for female voice. Laura has sold over one million records so far and in 2010 Laura was nominated for a Classical Brit Award. COPYRIGHT EBU/EUROVISION 2014. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. 1998: Gustav & das Kummerorchester ?Die Erste? 2000: Gegen SГјden / Vers le sud 2002: Rosemary?s Bar 2005: Ultra vista 2007: Les jardins de mon c?ur 2010: 666 2011: Gustav (TrГ©sors & Trouvailles) 2013: The Holy Songbook - Singing teacher, her studentSofia Tarasova represented Ukraine at the 2013 JESC winning the second prize. 2011 - started her creative solo carrier. 2013 ? the song В«????-????????В» (Fate, Dear Fate) became a winner of the hit parade ?Our Song of the Year?.