Lugano
1956

Number of participants: 7 (two songs per country)

Venue: Teatro Kursaal

Host: Lohengrin Filipello

Check the final here.

Eurovision Song Contest 1956 – 24/05/1956

1
Liedje 1: Jetty Paerl - Liedje 2: Corry Brokken — 1: De vogels van Holland - 2: Voorgoed voorbij
(1: Cor Lemaire/Annie M.G. Schmidt - 2: Jelle de Vries)
2nd
2
Beide liedjes: Lys Assia — 1: Das alte Karussell - 2: Refrain (winnaar)
(1: Georg Betz-Stahl/Fernando Paggi - 2: Géo Voumard/Emile Gardaz)
1st
3
Belgium
Liedje 1: Fud Leclerc - Liedje 2: Mony Marc — 1: Messieurs les noyés de la Seine - 2: Le plus beau jour de ma vie
(1: Jean Miret/Jacques Say/Robert Montal - 2: Claude Alix/David Bée)
2nd
4
Germany
Liedje 1: Walter Andreas Schwarz - Liedje 2: Freddy Quinn — 1: Im Wartesaal zum großen Glück - 2: So geht das jede Nacht
(1: Walter Andreas Schwarz - 2: Lothar Olias/Peter Mösser)
2nd
5
France
Liedje 1: Mathé Altéry - Liedje 2: Dany Dauberson — 1: Le temps perdu - 2: Il est là
(1: André Lodge/Rachèle Thoreau - 2: Simone Vallauris)
2nd
6
Luxembourg
Beide liedjes: Michèle Arnaud — 1: Ne crois pas - 2: Les amants de minuit
(1: Christian Guittreau/Jacques Lassry - 2: Simone Laurencin/Pierre Lambry)
2nd
7
Italy
Liedje 1: Franca Raimondi - Liedje 2: Tonina Torrielli — 1: Aprite le finestre - 2: Amami se vuoi
(1: Virgilio Panziti/Pinchi - 2: Vittorio Mascheroni/Mario Panzeri)
2nd