If you want to find the secrets of the universe,
think in terms of energy, frequency and vibration.

– Nikola Tesla

JULY 6-12, 2020

We have decided to move our upcoming program to cyberspace, in order to accommodate those who are
unable to travel, and to make sure we are all safe as we gather.

This 7-day intensive module covers both theoretical and practical principles for guiding and facilitating a
well-rounded sound meditation experience.

The program is hosted by WOOM co-founders, Elian Zach and David Shemesh, and supported by
ethnomusicologist, sound researcher, and renowned sound practitioner Alexandre Tannous. Along with a
team of experts in the field, this module will provide an integrative approach to the practice and a solid
foundation of knowledge, as well as practical tools to share the work with others with integrity and

  • School will commence at 11am EST every day for about 6 hours via Zoom (Zoom link (to be sent to you via email before school starts).
  • The Zoom portion of training will be 25 hours of our total of 50, and will include primarily theory (as well as little practice)
  • 5 hours will be dedicated to reading and watching (material will be emailed 2 weeks prior to start date).
  • 20 hour of practicum will be completed at WOOM CENTER (for NY based) with Elian and Alexandre, as well as in Laurel Canyon (for west coast-based) with David.
  • Practicum sessions will be in groups of 10 people, while taking all necessary precautions.


  • Introduction to Sound & Consciousness
  • The Benefits of Working with Sound
  • Breathing & Visualization
  • Psychedelic & Transcendental States Through Sound
  • The Roles of The Practitioner & The Receiver
  • Introduction to Overtone-Emitting Instruments
  • Tuning Forks: Types & Uses
  • Gong Theory & Playing Techniques
  • Himalayan and Crystal Singing Bowls
  • Toning & Vocalization
  • Facilitation Practice


July 6-12, 2020

Some of the days will be 11am-6pm

Other days will be 8am – 5pm

(breaks will be between 10-30 minutes long)


Early Bird
by May 30

Early(ish) Bird
by June 30

Just a Bird
from July 1

We require a $500 deposit. It is non-refundable, and will be due upon acceptance notice to secure your
spot in the program, as spots are very limited. In order to secure early and early(ish) rates, tuition must
be paid in full by the respective deadline – no exceptions!

We offer two payment plan options, which divide the total sum of tuition into
two monthly auto-pay installments:

  1. The full sum divided into 2 installments
  2. Balance without deposit divided into 2 installments (must settle deposit first)

In order to secure early and early(ish) rates, the first installment must be set up by the respective deadline.