ORF has announced today they have internally chosen Nathanaele Koll (24) aka Nathan Trent as their represant. His song will be published in February 2017. His Austrian-Italian and literally grew in in theatre. He plays violin and is described as a very talented musicians who writes and arranges his own music. In 2013 he tried his luck in German X Factor, but only this year released his debut single. Things are really takaing shape with his career as he's also one of the 33 shortlisted acts for Germany's Eurovision selection Unser Lied 2017. Obviously he's now out of competition there and goes full blast for his homecountry instead.