Swiss-French public broadcaster RTS has announced the six lucky candidates to go forward to the next round of the national selection, the expert check:
Alenko - Vue d'en Haut
Anach Cuan - Hurdy Gurdy Girls
Célia - Letter To Myself
Licia Chery - Fly
Mélanie René - Time To Shine
Shana Pearson - Kevlar Heart
These acts were chosen by an expert jury in a live radio show on Sunday, out of 10 initial candidates. The jury panel included Catherine Colombara, Laurent Pavia, Emile Felber, and Nicolas Tanner.
On 7 December, they will be joined by 3 Swiss-Italian and 9 Swiss-German acts in the expert check round. In the end, a total of six entries will make it to the national final.