AMS Rochester 2017
Information for Advertisers, Exhibitors and Sponsors

Exhibit Booth     Program Book Advertising     Mobile Device App Advertising
Display Materials     Sponsorship Opportunities

The American Musicological Society, with 3,300 members, brings together academics, graduate students, and other professionals specializing in musicology. This meeting constitutes the largest single gathering of individuals in the field of music and the humanities in the world this year. It will be the eighty-third annual meeting of the AMS. It will provide an opportunity for attendees to network, share knowledge, and explore new directions in music research and practice. Over 350 individual presentations are scheduled, along with a large number of performances, small meetings, receptions, and other events.

By participating in this year’s meeting, you will reach a large specialized audience of customers for your products and services. Registrants are expected to number over 1,800 of the leading specialists in the U.S., Canada, and other countries, including heads of research institutes, academic deans and department chairs, private consultants, and graduate students.

Common Table: The Scholar's Choice will be handling the combined book exhibit. If you would like to display individual titles, please contact Mary Lynn Howe at The Scholar's Choice. She may be reached at (585) 262-2048 x111 or at mlh @ You may also print a conference reservation form at their Web site,

The Program and Abstracts of the AMS Annual Meeting is distributed to all convention registrants and lists timetables, social activities, abstracts of presentations, concerts, and other essential information for persons attending the conference. It has been our experience that this book is retained by attendees as a permanent resource; in addition, requests for copies are received throughout the year. Advertising in the Program and Abstracts provides an opportunity to reach over 2,000 musicologists and music theorists around the world. This year’s Program and Abstracts provides an excellent opportunity for both publishers and suppliers to advertise their services and products. Please see the attached Advertising Rate Sheet for detailed specifications. Design assistance is available upon request.

Please note: All exhibit orders include the listing of business name, address, telephone, fax, e-mail, and web URL in the “Directory of Exhibitors” in the Program and Abstracts book and at the AMS web site.

AMS Mobile App Advertising: Would you be interested in advertising in the AMS Mobile App? The use of a mobile app has been gaining in popularity over the past few years and more and more conference attendees are electing to use the app rather than the program book. Information on advertising in this new medium will be posted here soon.

Promotional materials: In response to many requests from members and to reduce paper consumption, the AMS will not provide conference packet insert service. Instead, we provide tables where promotional materials can be placed, viewed, and taken by those interested. See the attached form for full details.

Follow the links below to place orders and for more information:

Meeting and receptions for inclusion in Preliminary Program 15 May 2017
Exhibitors reservations for listing in August AMS Newsletter 15 June 2017
Program book advertisement insertion order 4 August 2017
Exhibit booth cancellations with refund 4 August 2017
Program book advertisement copy 11 August 2017
Mobile app advertisement insertion order 23 September 2017
Mobile app advertisement copy 1 October 2017

Questions? Write or phone the AMS.

Interested in advertising in the AMS Directory? See here: Paper forms   |   Online Reservation

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