The African Nova Scotian Music Association (ANSMA) is a not for profit organization dedicated to the development, promotion and enhancement of African Nova Scotia Music locally, nationally and internationally.
Since its inception May of 1997, ANSMA has attracted more than 50 local musicians and music industry professionals as active Association members. ANSMA has made an impact on the music industry in the African Nova Scotian community. The association has created opportunities for African Nova Scotian musicians. Workshops, showcases and award shows are just some of the events that have proven ANSMA as an essential ingredient in the success of musicians in the African Nova Scotian Community.