The dates for the Latvian pre-selection have been changed. Unlike previously announced, the two semi-finals and final will take place in February and not in January. This is due to the other important events in the country, Latvia will change its currency to Euro in the beginning of the year which is followed by big events in Riga.
The semi-finals will now take place on the 1st and 2nd of February while the national final will be held on February 22nd.
Submission period still open
The deadline is set for November 20 and only Latvian authors can participate Dziesma with their works. 24 songs will compete in the semi-finals, from each semi-final six will qualify for the final. The entries, competing in the semi-finals will be presented on December 2nd.