Conductor Winning performance Fernando Paggi


Musical director of the first Eurovision Song Contest in 1956.


1964Switzerland I Miei Pensieri Conductor conductor
1961Switzerland Nous Aurons Demain Conductor conductor
1956Germany So Geht Das Jede Nacht Conductor conductor
1956Germany Im Wartesaal Zum Großen Glück Conductor conductor
1956Netherlands De Vogels Van Holland Conductor conductor
1956Netherlands Voorgoed Voorbij Conductor conductor
1956Switzerland Das Alte Karussell Conductor conductor
1956Switzerland Refrain [Winning song] Conductor conductor
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Trains at Eurovision

There was good news for lovers of both railways and the Eurovision Song Contest this year as Moldova’s Zdob și Zdub returned to the competition to celebrate a train journey between Chișinău and Bucharest.

But trains, stations and railway are nothing new to the lyrics of Eurovision, with over 25 songs featuring them in some way. So here is a rundown of the 10 most railwayish entries from 66 years of the Eurovision Song Contest.

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