ORYOM is the musical cooperation of Gerhard Fankhauser and his partner Einat Gilboa. They play, perform and teach together since 2002 and share their music, spirit and a way of the heart all over the world. Gerhard & Einat perform worldmusic with an Indian, Middle eastern, Native and Brazilian touch mixed with soft electronics and folk- and rock elements; a fusion of ancient spirit and contemporary expression, soulfulness and virtuosity. Their concerts and workshops are a healing music experience; deep, transformimg and joyful!
Gerhard Fankhauser is a musician, singer and composer from Austria. His musical path is more the way of a troubadour and mystic and in many years of traveling he learned and integrated musical styles from various traditions. From early age on he lived and traveled in the East and got strongly influenced from the music of the Mediterranean, India and the Middle East. His encounter with Yogis and Sufis opened up his own healing music path and with the age of 28 he started to teach and perform. Gerhard is an accomplished guitarist and a virtuose on the spanish lute (lauta). Since 1995 he is performing and teaching all over the world, giving workshops, healing music retreats and peace concerts and is fully dedicated to a healing music way.
Einat Gilboa is a singer and dancer from Israel. She graduated the school of visual theatre in Jerusalem in the year 2002. She is highly developed in the shamanic art of overtone singing and with the years cultivated her own unique vocal style. Einat guides voice and dance workshops, prayer singing circles and retreats. Since 2003 she has been performing and teaching together with her partner Gerhard Fankhauser in different projects of healingworldmusic around the world, sharing a musical message of universal harmony and peace.