Søren ʺDocʺ Houlind - Drums and Vocals, also band leader. Born in Lemvig, and began playing drums in high school in 1964. Soren travelled in 1971 for the first time, out of many, to New Orleans, the birthplace of jazz, where he studied drumming at the legendary Cie Frazier. After returning home, was Søren quickly became known as one of the finest and most respected drummers, and this gave him the drum chair with famous Papa Bue & his Viking Jazz Band, and also at Lillian BouĴé & her music friends. After 40 years as a top revival drummer shaped Doc Houlind. So in 2002 its current All Stars Band, where he has fulfilled an ambition to stand in front of the orchestra as a trumpeter. Doc Houlind have attracted attention all over Europe, with its hot and lyrical trumpet playing, inspired by Bunk Johnson, Kid Howard, H. Red Allen, and of course Louis Armstrong. Doc Houlind has been selected as trumpeter touring with the European all Stars in 2005.