How to submit to SSN

Our aim with the SSN website is to share our ideas and information with the Sydney saxophone community (and beyond) and to let everyone know what is happening around town. If you have anything that you feel that you would like to share with us, then please send us your submission or submission details to our administrators via the Contact page. Here are the sorts of things we are looking for and what you should include with your submission.

IMPORTANT: Due to the security restrictions placed by our web host (WordPress), direct email links can not displayed publicly on this site. To provide email contacts you must provide our admin with your email contact along with your submission and we will create a hyper link in your listing. For more information on this, please read here.

Articles

We are happy to receive any articles that you have written. These can be about anything that you feel would be relevant to the SSN community (they need not even be saxophone related). We can also post relevent pictures and audio to accompany your article if you supply them to us. However, we do ask that you make sure that before you submit your article that you have:

Proof read for spelling and grammar.

Referenced any sources you may have used.

Include a short biographical paragraph about yourself of no more than 60 words.

Supply any relevent material (such as audio, photos, diagrams, etc) along with your submission [if applicable].

Reviews

Similar guidelines to the Article submissions.

CDs & Recordings

SSN is always happy to promote any new CD releases or recordings that you may have. We cannot sell CDs through this site but we can provide links to where they can be purchased. Short audio samples and album photos can be posted on the website however we ask that you edit the audio sample to be no more than a 30 sec sample. With CD submissions, could you please include the following information:

Name of album and artists.

Name of record label and catalogue number.

Album cover photo and 30 sec audio sample in mp3 format [if applicable].

A brief description of the CD.

Any reviews that you may have received for that recording.

Events

SSN strongly believes in promoting and supporting Sydney based saxophone events. This is why we have set up our events calendar, to help keep the SSN community informed of what’s on. Any member can subscribe to this calendar through the RSS feed in the main menu but you can also view this without subscribing. The event calendar includes gigs, workshops, masterclasses, lectures, recitals, concerts, talks, jams, get-togethers, etc. For event listings, please be sure to include venue details, date and time, ticketing information and any other relevant information.

Radio broadcasts – If you are getting some air time this month, we would like to know and help you spread the word about it. Please let us know of the details and please include the station information.

Job opportunities

This section is for advertising any job opportunities for saxophone players such as teaching, recording, gigs, band camp tutoring, “deps” and people looking for sax players. These do not necessarily need to be paying jobs but please make sure to specify if it is or not. For job listings, please include:

A description of the job details (hours, rate [if applicable], location).

Any particular requirements that applicants may need.

Classifieds

For people looking to buy, sell or trade any saxophone related products. SSN does not charge for listing items, we offer this service to help support the Sydney saxophone community. Unfortunately we cannot upload photos with your listings at this stage. With your listing, could you please include the following information.

Sellers/Traders:

Sale price or what you are looking to trade for.

Condition and description of the item.

Postage method (if any).

Email contact.

Buyers:

Price range and possible trades (with descriptions).

Email contact.