Welcome to the Research Centre for Music, Media and Place – MMaP – at Memorial University of Newfoundland. MMaP associates engage in a wide range of research projects on music and cutlure, as well as applied ethnomusicology and outreach activities. Located in the St. John's Arts and Culture Centre, MMaP's facilities are home to Memorial's MA and PhD programs in ethnomusicology, visiting scholars, and post-doctoral research fellows.



The Phenomenology of Sound

Dr. Katharine Young
March 15, 2017
7:30 p.m.

"Brush, Scrape, Flick: The Phenomenology of Sound" 


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Film Screening "Music of Survival"

MMaP Screening of the film Music of Survival

Watch the interview with director Orest Sushko on our Youtube channel! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IS6RfAlwxo8

Originally aired on: Thursday, November 3, 2016 (7:00 pm)




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MUN Ethnomusicology Students in the News

Two PhD students in ethnomusicology were selected to talk about their reserach on CBC Radio's "On The Go" with host Ted Blades. Listen to their 3-minute broadcasts here!

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New Director of MMaP Appointed

We're thrilled to announce that Dr. Harris M. Berger has been formally appointed Canada Research Chair in Ethnomusicology and the new Director of MMaP! 

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