A Jury comprising of Jewish Music specialists from around the globe will select the contestants invited for the competition in Amsterdam and award most of the prizes. Watch this space and/or our newsletters in the coming months, to learn who will be on the jury for IJMF2017.
The Chairman of the jury will again be Maestro Jules van Hessen. He is one of the founders of the IJMF, has been chairing the jury several times and is presently honorary Chairman of our Board and Artistic Director of IJMF2017
But there will also be voting by viewers on our YouTube channel and the public at the Grand Finale on May 8th will decide who will win the IJMF Audience Prize 2017