This Thursday, Dr. Peter Whybrow, director of the Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA, will join LACO musicians for the first concert in the Westside Connections series that focuses on music and the mind. In this podcast, Dr. Whybrow gives a glimpse into the subject of this concert, the effects of the mental state on Schumann’s musical compositions and life.

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