To become a member please signup here. Payment is via credit card using paypal and needs to be completed after you have filled out the online membership form. If you are not able to pay via credit card please contact us.
- Regular free workshops, seminars and get togethers in Auckland and Wellington.
- A listing in the only online directory for NZ screen composers.
- Facebook group for sharing ideas and job opportunities and networking.
- Discounts at industry events – announced regularly.
- A Standard Screen Composers Agreement for use by members – get in touch for a copy.
- Corporate discount for online purchases from PB Technologies.
- 30% discount off purchases of individual software products from East West (excludes subscriptions). Contact us for details.
- 10% discount off all Spitfire Audio products (excluding specials or bundles). Contact us for details.
- 20% discount off all products at Exponential Audio. Contact us for details.
- 20% off purchase of Sibelius scoring software (10% off upgrades) – Contact www.computermusic.co.nz or call their 0800 number and quote your membership number.
- 20% discount and a free listing on all listing upgrades for The Data Book – using the discount code ‘COMP’.
- Rialto & Event Cinemas – $12 ticket when membership card presented for any standard 2D session Mon – Fri (excludes 3d, special events, film festivals, alternative content).
- Academy Cinema (Auckland) – Student concession rates when membership card presented before 5pm weekdays $9, after 5pm weekdays and weekends and school and public holidays $12.Wednesdays $5 all day as part of our popular $5 Wednesdays.
- NZ International Film Festival – Discount for members on tickets (online for wellington) and in person in Auckland and other centres currently – present membership card and/or number.
- Big Screen Symposium – special guild only rates and composing related workshops.
- Documentary Screen Edge Seminar – Special industry rates when booking.
- Basement Theatre (Auckland) – Show your membership card and they will get a concession price ticket.
- The Classic Comedy Club (Auckland) – Concession prices for regular comedy programme tickets with proof of membership.
- BATS Theatre (Wellington) – Show your membership card and they will get a concession price ticket.
Membership at all levels is welcomed. The relative dues and benefits are described below:
SCGNZ Associate Membership: $25.00
We welcome new composers or recent graduates seeking entry into the business, to learn, share and connect. Associate membership is for composers who do not yet have a professional feature film or commercially broadcast composing credit.
Please note : Allows use of forum and free attendance to workshops and seminars but listing in directory only if composer is a member of APRA. Voting privileges are restricted to Professional or Gold level members.
SCGNZ Professional Membership: $75.00
Composers with a professional feature film or commercially broadcast composing credit can apply for this membership level. Full voting rights and a listing in directory.
SCGNZ Full Membership: $150.00
We appreciate and value those composers with a professional feature film or commercially broadcast composing credit who are able to give additional support to the Guild towards the greater self-sustainability of the organisation – Thank you for your added support!
SCGNZ Corporate Sponsorship: $150.00
We appreciate and value companies or patrons who would like to support the Guild – Thank you for your ongoing support!