In fatal pursuit of immortal fame: Peer competition and early mortality of music composers

Before I move anywhere, I will inquire as to the number of living composers in my area, and their quality.

K. J. Borowiecki and G. Kavetsos, “In fatal pursuit of immortal fame: Peer competition and early mortality of music composers“, Social Science & Medicine, Volume 134, June 2015, Pages 30-42.

This reminds me of another study: Chocolate Consumption, Cognitive Function, and Nobel Laureates

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