Originally launched in June of 2006, the website stringtunes.com is the property of StringTunes, an independent music publishing company. It is the hub for digitally communicating the details and information related to the musical works of Don Rath Jr. Over time, it is intended to acquire and to affiliate with other artists, performers and composers who offer music primarily in the classical orchestral and chamber music genres, in a more general sense, instrumental music. Currently, StringTunes is undergoing growth and change leading us into the new century to fulfill this goal.
IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS DETAIL HEREIN, YOU SHOULD IMMEDIATELY STOP USING THIS SITE OR ANY OF THE STRINGTUNES’ SITES.
Who We Are
StringTunes – is an independent music company located in Rockford Illinois, USA. Our primary and complete mailing address is; 4612 Redbluff Drive, Rockford, Illinois USA 61107.
We can be reached via e-mail (e-mail address at end of this document) and during normal business hours, 8am to 5pm CST/CDT by phone at (815) 391-5091.
StringTunes is a group of affiliated website entities or properties within its organization collectively referred to as StringTunes. The StringTunes website properties are; donrathjr.com, stringtunes.net, stringtunes.org and stringtunes.com. Throughout this document and the additional legal documents attached to any or all of these entities individually, the entire contents of them collectively are adopted by each and hence StringTunes at large is guided by and protected by these documents. Within these documents any reference to one is equivalent to and in reference to all. By adopting these policies you are also protected as a matter of course.
As described in more detail below, StringTunes generally owns all of the information collected on stringtunes.com and/or has acquired the rights and approvals to use information, products, services, photography, music and videos included on the site from the owners of the rights to these items or through items existing in the Public Domain. Please review our Copyright Policy for more information related to intellectual property usage.
We use third party software and plugins to produce the website and we make every effort necessary to maintain up to date programs necessary to faithfully operate the StringTunes websites. We do not share, sell or distribute personal identifiable information about our visitors or web site users to these persons or companies.
What We Collect and How We Use It
StringTunes collects specific information from its different visitors depending on how they choose to use of the StringTunes web sites. Different parts or pages of the website provide input fields for our members and guests to convey their personal and identifiable information such as name, address, phone number, e-mail address, social security number, credit card number, birth date, etc. to properly and legally interact with our visitors and business associates. The input fields are clearly seen and are an elective for you to complete in order to fully experience the website and/or to purchase products through the website. You will always know what is needed to complete these fields and you retain the right to fill them in with your identifiable information. You retain the right to proceed or not to proceed at any and all times. If you elect not to provide the data you may be restricted in the use of that part of the website related to the input fields. This remains your choice at all times.
Parental and Age Notification
StringTunes does make use of data-tracking software, however, this information is used to analyze internet traffic to the web site and to identify trends in usage so that we can continue to make sure that our websites remain focused on continuous improvement to better enhance your experience while visiting us.
For example, we may store a piece of data called a cookie on your hard drive, or keep track of your IP address, so that we can better understand how the site is used. We use this information solely for developing enhancements and improvements to our site. We will not link cookies to any personally identifiable information, and we do not presently share any individualized information with any third parties.
StringTunes does not presently share any of the web site usage information that we collect with any third parties other than as described in this policy. You should be aware however, that StringTunes intends to use third party services for advertising purposes on some of the pages included on the site.
You should be aware that Advertising Networks frequently use their own cookies in their advertising. Once an advertising network has dropped a cookie onto your hard drive, the advertising network has the ability to determine whenever your computer views a web page containing the network advertising. The advertising network cookie may allow them to store your I.P. address in connection with web page usage information, but the network does not collect personally identifiable information about you, such as name, address or other specific information, unless you give it to them.
StringTunes will occasionally use information that provides to us aggregated traffic information, such as the number of unique visitors to a newly launched section, page or post, to promote the success of various pages, services, etc. to third parties or to the public.
StringTunes intends on providing our visitors the ability to register for such things as a newsletter, e-mail notifications and other programs however, these will be what is known as Opt-in Services where your retain the right to provide any personal identifying information. We will use this information only as a means to supply the product and/or information as requested by you. Again, we do not sell, rent, lease or otherwise share your personal information with any third parties
StringTunes intends to provide our visitors with the ability to purchase various products offered at our StringTunes Shop. Customers will be asked to provide sufficient information necessary for completion of the transactions. This information includes, name, home or business address, phone number, e-mail address, credit card number among other information called out in the shopping cart area of the website. It is your responsibility to provide accurate and up to date information when filling in the data fields. If errors are found you may contact us to correct the information via e-mail or by calling us at (815) 391-5091. Corrections to outdated or incomplete information will be made in a timely manner.
StringTunes does not presently share any personally identifiable information provided through the StringTunes shopping cart with any third parties other than as described above without first obtaining your permission. StringTunes is required to keep and maintain records of transactions for purposes of fulfilling tax laws as well as to assist us in properly managing our business. The personal identifying information is not provided to any other parties.
Links to Other Websites
In the event that StringTunes is obligated by law to disclose personally identifiable information, such as by court order, or lawful warrant from a law enforcement agency, StringTunes will attempt to notify you of the request so that you will have the opportunity to appear and contest the order or warrant.
Additional Internal Security
Questions or Comments
If you have any additional questions or comments with respect to the security of our web site, please send an e-mail to Webmaster or call us at (815) 391-5091.