Hallelujah Israel teamed up with the Jewish Community in Mexico City and created a Local Contest.
The Contest took place at 8:30pm on June 2, 2012 in the Isaac and Rebecca Saba Auditorium at the Maguen David Hebrew School. The event, holding an audience of 400 people, among them members of the community and youth movements, was a big success!
Hallelujah Mexico is proud to be the first Hallelujah Contest created outside of Israel.
The 12 final contestants who performed live at the event were:
Congratulations to Giselle Arditti, the winner of Hallelujah Mexico, who will be part of the 30 participants to compete in the Final Hallelujah Contest in Israel.
Giselle teaches music in Hebrew at the Jewish school in Mexico. She studied music at Rimon School of Jazz and Contemporary Arts in Ramat Hasharon, Israel.
Take a look at the videos on Foro Judio of the event and a special on the participants of Hallelujah Mexico right before the Contest!
Hallelujah, in participation with the World Zionist Organization, will produce a local contest in Kiev, Ukraine! The event will be held on June 24, 2013 and the winner will travel to Israel to participate in the Hallelujah 2013 program in Israel.