FINLAND

"Lapponia" - Monica Aspelund

"This is Lapponia from where the call of the beautiful northern girl echoes"

The Finnish Final was held on February 22nd at the YLE TV Studios in Helsinki, hosted by Tutteli Mensonen. The winner was chosen by 7 regional juries.

1 Palokankaan Maikki Maikki from Palokangas Eeva, Suvi, Veli-Pekka & Heikki 291

5th

2 Kuusitoista hyvää vuotta Sixteen good years Lasse Mårtenson 232

7th

3 Lapponia Lapland Monica Aspelund 431

1st

4 Kauan sitten Long time ago Hortto Kaalo 346

2nd

5 Yötön yö Light night Seija Simola 190

9th

6 Luonasi oon kun ilta ennättää I am with you until the night comes Viktor Klimenko 336

3rd

7 Liehuva liekinvarsi The waving flame Markku Blomqvist 206

8th

8 Illalla sillalla At night on a bridge Finntrio 296

4th

9 Rokkilaulaja Rock singer Mikko Alatalo 273

6th

Lasse Mårtenson Viktor Klimenko

Monica Aspelund previously took part in the 1975 Finnish Semi-Finals & came 6th in the 1976 Finnish Final. At the ESC, she was 10th. Lasse Mårtenson represented Finland in ESC 1964 while Viktor Klimenko represented Finland in ESC 1965.

BELGIAN NATIONAL FINAL 1977

1977 NATIONAL FINALS