PORTUGAL

"Tourada" - Fernando Tordo

"We fight hand in hand, only waiting can hurt us"

The Portuguese Final was held on February 26th at the Teatro Maria Matos in Lisbon, hosted by Alice Cruz & Artur Agonstinho. The winner was chosen by the votes of 18 regional juries and an "expert" jury.

1 A rapariga e o poeta The girl and the poet Tonicha

5

9th

2 Menina de luto Girl in mourning Mini-Pop

14

7th

3 Tourada Bullfight Fernando Tordo 115

1st

4 Minha senhora das dores My lady of pains Luis Duarte

3

10th

5 É por isso que eu vivo That is why I live Paco Bandeira 111

2nd

6 Semente Seed Paulo de Carvalho

62

4th

7 Cantiga Song Improviso

19

6th

8 Gente People Duarte Mendes

91

3rd

9 Carta de longe A letter from far away Fernando Tordo

23

5th

10 Apenas o meu povo Only my people Simone de Oliveira

7

8th

Tonicha Paulo de Carvalho Duarte Mendes Simone de Oliveira

Fernando Tordo previously came 5th in the 1969 Portuguese Final, 3rd in 1971 & 8th in 1972. At the ESC he was equal 10th. Tonicha represented Portugal in ESC 1971, while Simone de Oliveira did the same in 1965 & 1969.

GERMAN NATIONAL FINAL 1973

1973 NATIONAL FINALS