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!
The upcoming Hallelujah program will take place in Israel in August 2014. From the 2013 Local Contest in Ukraine and the online auditions received, the Hallelujah Team of Judges have chosen 24 info to participle in the Hallelujah 2014 contest in Israel.