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Overture Magazine

Frequency: Published quarterly
Circulation: Approx 7,000

Our award-winning Overture Magazine, redesigned as a color magazine in Spring 2015, is mailed to the homes of our more than 7,000 members every January, April, July and October.
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Deadlines & Rates

Spring 2017: March 10, 2017
Summer 2017: June 9, 2017
Fall 2017: Sept. 11, 2017
Winter 2018: Dec. 8, 2017

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Overture Online App

Frequency: Published monthly
Circulation: 4,000+

Our Overture Online app/emagazine is published the 1st of each month. The app is available for free download on smartphones and tablets from the Apple App Store & Google Play.

While optimized for viewing as an app, readers without smart devices can also access our emagazine on any web browser (flash required). Browse the web archives.

Deadlines & Rates

15th of each month

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The Local 47 Beat

Frequency: Every other Friday
Circulation: 4,500+

The Local 47 Beat

Our award-winning email newsletter, The Local 47 Beat, is delivered to our members' inboxes every other Friday to announce the latest news in music, entertainment, and the labor movement. View recent issues at


Deadlines & Rates

Ad payments due by 10am on the day of desired newsletter date in order to guarantee ad insertion. Call 323.993.3162 or email for our publication schedule.

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Member Directory

Frequency: Annually
Circulation: 750

Member Directory Book

Published once a year, the Local 47 Member Directory reaches the musicians including the LA Philharmonic, LA Opera, California Phil, and the top live performing and studio recording musicians in the world.

Our members span every musical genre, from jazz to rock, pop to blues, chamber to classical. They are performers, teachers, producers, composers, orchestrators and arrangers.

Deadlines & Rates

Advertising for 2016 book is now closed.

For rates please call 323.993.3162 or email

* DISCLAIMER: To place an ad promoting a musical recording or concert/musical event, there must be an AFM contract associated with the recording or performance, which must be verified prior to ad placement. All advertisements are subject to acceptance by the publisher. The publisher will not accept advertisements that are illegal, defamatory, or an infringement on a third party's rights. The publisher has the right to refuse or edit any ad copy deemed inappropriate or offensive.