The 5th International Jewish Music Festival competition 2017 will be held from May 4-8th, 2017 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. It is a double celebration year as this will mark the 20th International Jewish Music Festival is held in Amsterdam. Preliminary rounds and semi-finals of the Music Competition will be held in the redesigned Uilenburger Synagoge with the Grand Finale taking place on May 8th at the spectacular DeLaMar theater holding a 1000 audience.
The International Jewish Music Festival strives to promote Jewish Culture, especially Jewish music and everything that is associated with it.
The International Jewish Music Festival (IJMF) is a charitable foundation based in The Netherlands dedicated to broadening the scope of Jewish music through the organization of concerts, competitions and various educational activities. IJMF aims to promote the growth and development of performers and audience alike, fostering quality and diversity in Jewish music in the Netherlands and Worldwide.
The all genre bi-annual International Jewish Music Competition will take place for the 5th time in 2017 and will again attract high quality artists and musicians from all corners of the world.