Summer 2017 season (8 weeks of BSO Shed
concerts July and August; chamber concerts begin late
Download Tanglewood Advertising Rates/Space Sizes
Positioning: 15% premium
Full Season: $12,650
Half Season (4 Weeks): $6,025
Full Season: $6,590
Half Season (4 Weeks): $4,225
Full Page: $8,500
2/3 Page: $6,650
1/2 Page: $5,975
1/3 Page: $4,400
1/6 Page: $3,000
Half season (4
Full Page: $6,025
2/3 Page: $4,940
1/2 Page: $4,225
1/3 Page: $3,270
1/6 Page: $2,370
Full Page: $1,850
2/3 Page: $1,230
1/2 Page: $1,130
1/3 Page: $1,080
1/6 Page: $750
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.
material: May 19, 2017
reservations: May 12, 2017, or one month prior to
Program books are printed
weekly during the season.
15% agency commission to recognized
No cash discount.
2017 Tanglewood season: 200,000
In-position files as print-quality pdf,
Quark, or InDesign files only, Mac platform, 300 dpi image
resolution. Unless a pdf, please supply all supporting files
including logos and fonts.
Please supply approved color
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