Understanding mental illness through music Video Preview
Play Button

Understanding mental illness through music

After the birth of her daughter, composer Loretta K. Notareschi was overwhelmed by fear and soon diagnosed with Postpartum OCD. In this courageous talk, Loretta shares her story of overcoming mental illness. Sarah Whitnah, Leslie Sawyer, Donald Schumacher, and Richard vonFoerster of The Playground Ensemble perform two movements of her composition, “String Quartet OCD.”