When it comes to Jewish music, IJMF is the only competition around the globe. Registrations come from all around the world, with a vast diversity within many genres and musicians. Passion and high quality music connect all the participants and make the event a large succes.
Ensembles are allowed to register until October 30, 2016. Applicants for this unique competition are required to submit sample recordings, a press photo and a short biography.
Then, a selection committee will assess 24 ensembles which will be selected to perform in Amsterdam and which will be in the running for amazing prizes. These include cash prizes, awards, recording contracts and representation by leading US and European agencies.