The MCAI formerly known as CMDA has been around for years with all eminent music composers as it's members. With the change of name the ambit and scope of the association has been expanded to include the whole of India and the activities include a range of new responsibilities and duties.
From being just an organization representing the film sector it also covers tv, advertising and non film.
All prominent composers from the fraternity are members of the MCAI.
The MCAI strives to protect the interests of Composers in every way possible and prevent them from being exploited.