Music and Mental Health: Guess Who (V)

Another not completely uncommon mental health difficulty faced by some phenomenal composers is obsessive-compulsive disorder. One such individual was a nineteenth century Austrian composer. As an organist, his father was his first music teacher, although he died when...

Music and Mental Health: Guess Who (IV)

Addiction is a difficult aspect of mental health, for those who are addicts and also for those who care about them. It may be even more difficult when the substance one is addicted to is socially acceptable: here is where we find alcohol. Many brilliant people may...

Music and Mental Health: Guess Who (III)

Depression and anxiety: two of the most experienced mental health issues reported today. Ever since I was young, I personally have struggled with feelings of inadequacy and quite simply not feeling wanted. For the majority of my childhood, I had the on-and-off belief...