The next IBERIABANK “In The Round” Music Series event will provide a sneak peak at many of the physician musicians who will be performing one week later at the Sudgen. Thanks to the generosity and hard work of Greg Billings, islanders will be entertained by seven of the physicians. Plus one HUGE surprise performance.
The physician musicians performing at the IBERIABANK/Marco Tuesday, October 2nd will be:
• Dr. Joseph Lange: (Classical Guitar) Dr. Lang’s Island Obstetrics/Gynecology is located on Marco Island. Living on Marco with his wife, Lisa and their three children. Dr. Lang is an avid triathlete having competed in several Ironman events. He is also an actor with performances in several recent local productions.
• Dr. Corey Howard: (Tenor Sax) Board certified in Internal Medicine whose practice focuses on health, wellness and prevention. Dr. Howard is an endurance athlete and completed the 140.6 mile Ironman triathlon last year finishing in the top third overall.
• Dr. Catherine David: (Vocalist) Raised in Fort Myers, Dr. David is a podiatric surgeon and comes from a family of physicians. She is performing in her fifth Physicians Talent Showcase.
• Dr. Myles Samotin: (Pianist) Dr. Samotin is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon practicing in Naples since 1997. He attended Columbia University as well as Julliard School of Music.
• We Dawson: (Drums) With a life-long passion for music, Mr. Dawson began playing the drums at age ten performing in many different venues over the years.
• Michael Bannon: (Keyboard, Organ, Bass and Guitar) A Canada native, Mr. Bannon is the teaching pastor at the CrossRoads Community Church in Naples who studied music at the University of Western Ontario and classical animation at Sheridan College of Applied Arts. He later worked both as a professional musician and as a film animator working on such TV classics as the Flintstones and Scooby Doo.
• Greg Billings: (Organ, Keys and Bass) Mr. Billings is the owner of the Steinway Piano Gallery and Co-Chair of the Physicians Talent Showcase with his wife, Sara. Mr. Billings started playing the piano at age 6 and the bass at 15. Of his many honors, he was recently recognized at one of America’s Top 100 Music Dealers along with the Physicians Talent Showcase as the Outstanding Promotional Event of 2011 by the National Association of Music Merchants.
• Dr. Millard Brooks: (Surprise Performance) Dr. Brooks has been a board-certified anesthesiologist in Naples since 1990. He received his medical education at University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, performed his internship in Internal Medicine at Hermann Hospital and completed his residency in anesthesia at the University of Texas at and Veteran Hospital in Houston.
As will all musical IBERIABANK “In The Round” events, we will be full very quickly. I urge you to call now to reserve your seat(s) for this very special performance Tuesday,
October 2nd with Welcoming Reception beginning at 6:00pm and the performances beginning at 7:00pm.
As always, the “In The Round” Lecture/Music Series events are compliments of IBERIABANK/Marco and open to everyone.