The Outreach Committee of the Association for Recorded Sound Collections
(ARSC) posts the following message.
--- 2018 ARSC CONFERENCE: BALTIMORE, MD ---
--- EARLY REGISTRATION DEADLINE: APRIL 17 ---
--- HOTEL RESERVATION DEADLINE: APRIL 24 ---
Please join us for the 52nd annual ARSC conference, May 9-12, 2018. The
conference programs will take place at the Radisson Baltimore Downtown-Inner
Harbor, situated near Baltimore's historic seaport.
Nearby attractions include Oriole Park at Camden Yards, Geppi's
Entertainment Museum, the National Aquarium, the USS Constitution, the Civil
War Museum, the Walters Art Museum, the George Peabody Library, the Maryland
Science Center, and the giant RCA Nipper dog on top of the Maryland
April 17 is the deadline for discounted rates for conference registration
and the pre-conference workshops. After that date, registration fees
increase. For online registration:
April 24 is the deadline to reserve a room at the Radisson Baltimore
Downtown-Inner Harbor, at the special conference rate. However, to avoid
disappointment, please book as soon as possible, while rooms are still
available. For more information about the hotel, room rates, and
If you experience difficulties reserving a room, contact Conference Manager
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Be sure to check out the preliminary schedule:
Don't forget: On Thursday, the Women in Recorded Sound Social will take
place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Alewife, Tasting Room, 21 N. Eutaw St., a
five-minute walk from the hotel. (Pay your own tab.)
Note: The Friday-night film has changed. "Feast Your Ears: The Story of WHFS
102.3" will be hosted by executive producer and director Jay Schlossberg.
His guests are former WHFS DJs Ty Ford and Josh Brooks (a.k.a. Spiritus
Cheese).The screening will take place from 8:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
The Association for Recorded Sound Collections is a nonprofit organization
dedicated to the preservation and study of sound recordings -- in all genres
of music and speech, in all formats, and from all periods. ARSC is unique in
bringing together private individuals and institutional professionals --
everyone with a serious interest in recorded sound.