The work of MMaP is supported by a small complement of staff, as well as Executive and Community Advisory boards. MMaP is frequently host to visiting scholars and postdoctoral researchers, and graduate students in ethnomusicology often play a key role in MMaP research projects.
Kati Szego is Interim Director at MMaP and an Associate Professor in the School of Music. She conducts research on Hawaiian music and has recently embarked on a collaborative project on Newfoundland accordion.
Spencer Crewe Originally hailing from Deer Lake, Spencer has been an audio engineer since '96 working in various professional Newfoundland recording studios. This led him to MMaP in the Fall of 2004, and has seen his involvement in various audio undertakings as Bellows and Bows, It's Time For Another One, as well as other MMaP projects and releases.
Meghan Forsyth is the Project Coordinator and Researcher at MMaP. She is an ethnomusicologist (PhD, University of Toronto) and fiddler/violinist specializing in music and dance of the Acadian diaspora. Her current research focuses on creativity in traditional music performance, francophone cultural tourism, and musical constructions of ‘homeland’. In addition to her work at MMaP, Meghan teaches courses in the “Musicologies” stream at MUN’s School of Music and is the Project Coordinator for the Bruneau Centre for Excellence in Choral Music.