Download BSO 2018-19 Advertising Rates/Space Sizes
Full Season: $17, 750
Guaranteed Positioning: 15%
Half Season (13 Weeks):
Full Season: $11,000
Half Season (13 Weeks): $7,350
BLACK AND WHITE
Full Page: $13,240
2/3 Page: $9,500
1/2 Page: $8,400
1/3 Page: $6,630
Half season (13
Full Page: $8,925
2/3 Page: $6,730
1/2 Page: $5,650
1/3 Page: $4,500
1/2 Page: $1,300
1/3 Page: $1,050
FULL PAGE (BLEED)
Width: 6.5" (trimmed) / 6.75" (bleed) / 6" (live area)
Height: 9.5" (trimmed) / 9.75" (bleed) / 9" (live area)
Width: 5.875" Height: 8.75"
Width: 4.875" Height: 5"
Width: 4.875" Height: 3.75"
Width: 4.875" Height: 2.5"
Width: 2.375" Height: 5"
Specifications for a color spread are
available upon request.
Ads not meeting specific size requirements will be reduced or
enlarged as necessary or will have a border added or changed at the
discretion of the publisher. Extensive work done to any ad in
making it conform to the sizes listed will be billed back to the
advertiser at cost.
Deadline for material: August 27, 2018, or three
weeks prior to first insertion
Space reservations: one month
prior to first insertion
Program books are printed
weekly during the subscription season.
All of the Holiday Pops
concerts are in one program book.
15% agency commission to recognized agencies.
No cash discount.
2018-2019 Boston Symphony and Holiday Pops seasons:
Files preferred as high-quality prepress
printing PDFs. If supplying raw files, images must be CMYK or
grayscale at 300dpi, and all fonts and logos included.
Please supply approved color proof.
Convert all color to CMYK, no RGB accepted.
Please supply approved paper proof.
Convert all color in logos, type, artwork, etc., to
Send insertion orders and ads
on discs to
Lange Media Sales
1344 Main Street
Waltham, MA 02451
Send ads electronically
BSO Publications Office
Neither the Boston Symphony Orchestra nor
its vendors will be responsible for errors in work done by us on
ads that are not in camera-ready condition when submitted for
Pre-publication proofs of ad copy cannot be provided. It is the
responsibility of the advertiser and/or the agency
to proofread all copy submitted for publication.
Acceptance of any advertisement is contingent upon its
compatibility with the format and editorial content of the
Boston Symphony Orchestra's programs. The Boston Symphony
Orchestra reserves the right to reject any advertisement that
is deemed inappropriate in content or appearance.
Unauthorized use of trademarks or corporate names belonging to, or
used by, the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Inc., is prohibited.
The Boston Symphony Orchestra will reject any advertisement that
uses our names or trademarks without authorization.
No inserts accepted
Printing by offset