with the Philharmonic


Boost your sales, image and support for the arts. Your ad will be read by our audience, musicians, and other advertisers.

How to Place Advertising in Concert Programs:

Page Type Per Concert Rate Special discount for all five concerts
Full Color Page $186 $800
Full Black & White Page $115 $500
Half Black & White Page $70 $315
Quarter Black & White Page $35 $160

Easy Ways to Pay

  1. Make company check out to:  Palo Alto Philharmonic

  2. Send company check to
    Palo Alto Philharmonic Association, P.O. Box 50490, Palo Alto, CA 94303

  3. OR use Paypal: just select the size of your ad

     4. Send your PDF ad image file as an email attachment to:


Tips for Black and White Artwork:

  • For black & white -- We strongly suggest you convert any color images so you can be sure what your ad will look like without color
  • For best results, use 250-300 dpi (at full size)
  • Try to avoid blends and shading 
  • Do not use smaller than 8pt font size 
  • Provide a border for your ad
  • Our programs are 5.5'' wide by 8.5'' tall, so a typical
       full page ad is 4.5'' wide by 7.75'' tall, a typical
          half page ad is 4.5'' wide by 3.5'' tall, and a typical
             quarter page ad is 3.25'' wide by 1.75'' tall

Advertising Deadlines:

For "Dances With Flute" on October 21, 2017, deadline is October 13th

For "Scenes and Characters" on December 9, 2017, deadline is December 1st

For "Winter Concertos" on February 17th, 2017, deadline is February 9th

For "Austrian Masters" on April 7th, 2018, deadline is March 30th

For "Family Concert: Humor in Music" on May 20th, 2017, deadline is May 11th