The following message has been posted by the Outreach Committee of the Association for Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC). If you have any questions, please click on one of the links or e-mail addresses below. --- 2012 ARSC CONFERENCE: EARLY-REGISTRATION DEADLINE APPROACHING --- The 46th annual ARSC Conference will be held at the Rochester Riverside Radisson in the heart of downtown Rochester, New York, May 16-19. The Eastman School of Music will host the conference. April 24 is the deadline for discounted rates: Full conference registration -- $150 for ARSC members, $175 for non-members, and $75 for student members. Pre-conference workshop registration -- $75 members, $85 non-members, and $40 student members. To qualify for the discounted prices, your registration must be postmarked by April 24. After that date, registration fees increase. For the registration form: http://www.arsc-audio.org/conference/pdf/2012RegistrationWebform.pdf HOTEL RESERVATIONS The hotel reservation deadline is April 24. Reservations made after this date will be reserved only on a space-available basis, at the prevailing rate. See the Hotel Registration page: http://www.arsc-audio.org/conference/hotel.html CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS and PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE Find the latest details here: http://www.arsc-audio.org/conference/ For more information about the conference, contact Brenda Nelson-Strauss, Conference Manager, at [log in to unmask] or 812-855-7530. For exhibitor and sponsorship opportunities, contact Callie Holmes at [log in to unmask] or 202-707-5246. 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.