Dok started on guitar in 1973. Over the years, he has learned to play over 150 instruments. In college, he became interested in composing and arranging, and went on to doctor in music composition at Trinity College of Music in London.
Born a country boy, Dok says he hears music in all of nature, and uses it's sights and sounds as the inspiration to many of his songs.
When asked about his genre, he simply states, "It's... ummmm... Dok Music! LOL!"