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Dominique Ehlert

Evgeny Ring Quartet, Hot n Nasty, Egolaut, Dark Suns


With MEINL since:



December 03, 1985

Zodiac Sign:


Place of birth:

Werl / Germany

Currently living in:

Werl / Germany

Drumming since:

I was 3 years old

Car that you currently drive:

Citroen Picasso

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

Spending time with my girlfriend, friends and family

Favorite Food:

Pizza Frutti di Mare

Favorite Drink:

Andechs Spezial Hell, Talisker DE, Coca Cola


Heiko Jung, Axel Schüler, Martin Siehoff

Highlight of your career so far:

Winning the price for the best Musician/Soloist at the 1. European Jazzcompetition Burghausen.
Every concert which makes the audience forget their everyday live for a while and sends them home with a smile on their faces!

Drumming strengths:

stylistic diversity, a lot of energy and power (if needed), a good ear especially when accomanying a soloist

Drumming means to me:

Making my wish come true!

Advice for up and coming drummers:

Check out as many styles and drummers from past 'til now as possible and try to develop and create your own style and sound with the help of this background! Stay creative and always play the MUSIC!

How would you describe yourself:

open minded, outgoing, hard working, reliable

When I look back on my life one day, I would like to be able to say:

The same again, please