The Israeli Final was held on April 2nd at the Jerusalem Theater, hosted by Daniel Peer. The winning song was chosen by the votes of 7 regional juries.
|1||Musica nisheret||Music remains||Yardena Arazi||67||
|2||El ha’or||To the light||Izhar Cohen||31||
|4||Romeo ve Yulia||Romeo and Juliet||Ha’ahim ve Ha’ahayot||38||
|5||La Himalaya||To the Himalayas||Sassi Keshet||46||
|8||Ken ve lav||Yes and no||Sexta||
|9||Mangina le’olam||Melody forever||Yoav Shemer||14||
|10||Ze ha’rega||This is the moment||Yigal Bashan||13||9th=|
|11||Korim la ahava||It’s called love||Chaim Tzadok||13||9th=|
Avi Toledano previously came 3rd in the 1981 Israeli Final. At the ESC he was 2nd. Yardena Arazi represented Israel in 1976 as a member of the group Chocolate Menta Mastik. Izhar Cohen won the ESC for Israel in 1978.