Interview with Aleksandra Mihova: 2015 hopeful for Macedonia
Aleksandra Mihova, a participant of the Macedonian national final “Skopje Fest 2014″ with the song “Srca cuva spomeni”, answered our questions about Skopje Fest and herself.
Hi Aleksandra! Thank you for speaking with us!
Could you please tell us a little about yourself and how you got started in music?
I started with music when I was teenager. I performed in some festivals and at the age of 17, I started with live gigs.
How do you feel about being part of Skopje Fest?
I’m honored to be a part of this festival, I’ve always dreamed about it and the dream came true. I’m happy and can’t wait.
How did you decide to submit a song for Skopje Fest?
Well, the director and a composer from the festival called me, telling me that they have a song for me and I was jumping home :) from happiness.
How was the song created?
Music and arrangement of the song is by favorite Macedonian pop singer and author Andrijana Janveska and the lyrics made by Veronica Stojanovska, a young talented girl.
Could you tell us a little secret about the song?
Well the name of the song is “Heart keeps memories.” It is a very soft and “elegant” song :) the other you will find out on November 12.
What are your plans for the performance in Skopje Fest?
Well, I will be alone at the scene. The dress is done, thanks to my stylist Viktorija Arsovska.
What do you think of the other participants at Skopje Fest?
There are very famous and good singers and authors. I wish luck to all of them and let the best to win.
What are your future plans if you get to represent Macedonia?
Wow really I don’t think of that at all. I just want to represent my team and myself in best way and my parents to be proud of me. We are here to sing and represent Macedonian music. Also so as I said, let the best song to win.
Are you a Eurovision fan yourself?
Oh yes, I watch Eurovision every year since I was child so I’m a fan. Very good songs came from Eurovison and are hits till today.
Which Eurovision songs from Macedonia are your favorites?
I like every song. I don’t make differences so every song is good in its own way.
What did you think of Conchita Wurst, the 2014 winner?
Woow, that was definitely good song, I still have chills when I hear it.
Do you have a special message for our readers?
Yes, I wish to them health, happiness, let them hear good music, to watch Eurovision and read your site to follow Eurovision news.
Thanks again for your time, Aleksandra!
Aleksandra Mihova will participate this week in Skopje Fest 2014.
Photo credit: Aleksandra Mihova Facebook page