Among this year's Romanian candidates, there are a few who are very involved in
defending their country's folkloric traditions. Among them, Zavera!
How would you define yourselves in one word?
How would you describe your state of mind when you're on stage?
Happy, conscious, responsible
How would you quickly tell your life story?
ZAVERA - the name of 1821 Balkan revolution. Also ”zavera” means conspiracy in the Serbian language. So this is our ”conspiracy” to promote traditional Romanian culture around the world. :-)
How does one make you angry?
How does one make you happy?
Love and altruism
How would you define your taste in music?
Traditionalist - innovative
If there was just 1 artist you could listen to for the rest of your life, who would it be?
Romanian Violonist and composer - George Enescu
How would you describe Come back to me, your song for the contest?
Come back to me
is a call from Mother Romania to all her sons and daughters around the world,those who left the country to search for a better life. Romania is rich and beautiful and has a lot to offer. It is now time to come back and rebuild the great country that we have.
How did you make the decision of entering Selectia Nationala this year?
It is a great chance to send our message around the world and also invite everybody else to discover and enjoy the Romanian wealth of culture and traditions
How would you make us want to come to Romania?
It is one of the most cultural sites of Eastern Europe - great history, beautiful people, spectacular landscapes, delicious food and drinks and last but not least we have an ancient folklore which inspired many modern musicians.
How do you picture Eurovision in 10 years?
Eurovision as we see it should become more tradition oriented... Even if it is becoming a worldwide contest, it should be a WONDERFUL occasion to promote the culture and tradition of peoples around the world.
How are you going to win Eurovision 2018?
Performing the best of our talent, fuelled by the magical codes embedded in the traditional melody. Thank you so much and a warm welcome to Romania!
Zavera, thank you so much for your interview! We wish you the best of luck for your Romanian-fuelled conspiracy!
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