Perfectionism and poverty: why musicians struggle with mental health

“There’s no correlation between how talented you are and how successful you are; it’s not an energy in/energy out thing like other occupations. So much of it is luck, or having the right person get behind it.” (Jess Cornelius)

Mental illness claims the lives of too many in music. A new helpline seeks to change that.

Read the full article by Jenny Valentish for The Guardian.