Israel Calling returns for a second year, as 25 countries return to Israel for four days of events and performances.
The project, initiated and produced by Tali Eshkoli, is held in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Tourism, the Ministry of Jerusalem and Heritage, The Jewish National Fund, Herzliya Municipality, “StandWithUs” organization and the Municipality of Tel Aviv, the host city for the concert.
The artists will arrive to Israel for four days and will travel throughout Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, and Herzliya. They will hold a press conference with the local and foreign media, plant trees in the “Eurovision Song Contest forest” at the “President’s Forest” as part of the 115th anniversary of the Jewish National Fund.
The highlight of the event will be on Wednesday, April 5, where a live show will be held for the audience and local and international media, at the “Theater Club”. All the artists will perform their song for the Eurovision Song Contest.
Tali Eshkoli, initiator and producer of the project:
We are delighted to realize that this huge amount of Eurovision artists confirmed their arrival to the event and we are excited to know that they are waiting for their upcoming visit to Israel. All of them are waiting for exposing themselves and their songs to the Israeli audience, local and international media. It’s a wonderful opportunity for the artists and journalists to come to Israel, enjoy from their stay and show the world its beautiful features, its landscapes, sites and people.
Artists from 25 of the competing countries in this years Eurovision Song Contest will be travelling to Israel for the event. The names of the 25 artists attending the event will be revealed in the coming days, however the following artists have already confirmed their attendance:
- FYR Macedonia – Jana Burceska
- Georgia – Tamara Gachechiladze
- Moldova – Sunstroke Project
- Spain – Manel Navarro
Source: Israel Calling