A hauntingly beautiful piece of music.
Last year I had the privilege of interviewing Garry George Wilkes who is a Rock and Classical Composer, Lyricist and Musician. Garry has been diagnosed with a number of mental health issues over the years and more recently, at only 60 years old the onset of vascular dementia.
His story is one of survival, triumph and also achievement. It also highlights the role that is played by those who love and care for a person with mental illness. A support team that has to bend to accommodate the needs of a person who is driven in many ways to perform but has to live their lives with a strict code of conduct and routine.
In the series of five interviews Gary talks about his childhood and young life. His music which encompasses many styles including Rock, Classical ballet scores, musicals, and as a talented lyricist. He is very honest about…
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