NORWAY

"Det skulle ha vaert sommer nå" - Ellen Nikolaysen

"It should have been summer now, and children singing with naked footsteps on a sandy beach"

The Norwegian Final was held on January 25th at the NRK TV Studios in Oslo, hosted by Bergljot Engeset. Each of the songs were performed twice - once with a small band and once with an orchestra. The winner was chosen by an "expert" jury.

1 En enkel sang A simple song Øystein Sunde Benny Borg 30

3rd

2 Det skulle ha vaert sommer nå It should have been summer now Stein Ingebrigtsen Ellen Nikolaysen 39

1st

3 1+1=2 1+1=2 Maj Britt Andersen Anne-Karine Strøm 23

4th

4 Kjaerlighetens under The wonder of love Jahn Teigen Jan Høiland 32

2nd

5 Åh - du gjør meg så glad Oh - you make me so happy Brit Elisabeth Haagensli Gro Anita Schønn 16

5th

Benny Borg Anne-Karine Strøm

Ellen Nikolaysen previously represented Norway in ESC 1973 as one of the Bendik Singers. She also came 4th in the 1972 Norwegian Final & 3rd in 1974. At the ESC she performed the song in English as "Touch my life (with summer)" and came 18th. Benny Borg represented Norway in ESC 1972. Anne-Karine Strøm was another member of the Bendik Singers in ESC 1973 and also represented Norway in 1974.

SWISS NATIONAL FINAL 1975

1975 NATIONAL FINALS