Mark Lenini Parselelo


Mark Lenini Parselelo is an Ethnomusicology Ph.D. Candidate at Memorial University, Newfoundland and Labrador. His research interests are in Dance and Music.

Mark has been involved in curation, performing, and artist management in the Nairobi music industry. Since moving to Newfoundland for his studies he has been actively involved in the Newfoundland music industry, performing East African folk tunes at festivals and events around the province. He is also been part of juries for music awards and grants in Newfoundland.

Mark is currently the LAB Manager and Project Co-ordinator at The Centre for Sound Communities.