Who we are

Our website address is: https://www.academyofmusicgr.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments and Personally Identifiable information

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

It is always up to you whether to disclose personally identifiable information to us, although if you elect not to do so, we reserve the right not to register you as a user or provide you with any services.  This website collects various types of information, such as:

  • Voluntarily provided information which may include your name, address, email address, billing and/or credit card information etc. which may be used when you purchase services and to deliver the services you have requested.
  • Information automatically collected when visiting our website, which may include cookies, third party tracking technologies and server logs.

In addition, Music Moves LLC may have the occasion to collect non-personal anonymous demographic information, such as age and gender, as well as the type of browser you are using, IP address, or type of operating system, which will assist us in providing and maintaining superior quality service.

Please rest assured that this site will only collect personal information that you knowingly and willingly provide to us by way of surveys, completed membership forms, and emails  It is the intent of this site to use personal information only for the purpose for which it was requested, and any additional uses specifically provided for on this Policy.  

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

Why we collect information and how long we retain your data

We are collecting your date for several reasons:

  • To better understand your needs and provide you with the services you have requested
  • To fulfill our legitimate interest in improving our services and products
  • To send you promotional emails containing information we think you may like when we have your consent to do so
  • To contact your to fill our surveys or participate in other types of market research, when we have your consent to do so
  • To customize our website according to your online behavior and personal preferences

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Use of information collected

Music Moves LLC does not now, nor will it in the future, sell, rent or lease any of its customer lists and/or names to any third parties

Music Moves LLC may collect and may make use of personal information to assist in the operation of our website and to ensure delivery of the services you need and request  At times, we may find it necessary to use personally identifiable information as a means to keep you informed of other possible products and/or services that may be available to you from https://www.academyofmusicGR.com and its subsidiaries.  

Music Moves LLC and its subsidiaries may also be in contact with you with regards to completing surveys and/or research questionnaires related to your opinion of current or potential future services that may be offered.

Music Moves LLC may find it beneficial to all our customers to share specific data with our trusted partners in an effort to conduct statistical analysis, provide you with email and/or postal mail, deliver support and/or arrange for deliveries to be made.  Those third parties shall be strictly prohibited from making use of your personal information, other than to deliver those services which you requested, and as such they are required, in accordance with this agreement, to maintain the strictest of confidentiality with regards to all your information.

Music Moves LLC uses various third-party social media features including but not limited to https://www.facebook.com/grmusicacademy, https:/www.instagram.com/academyofmusicgr, https://www.twitter.com@AOMgr and other interactive programs.  These may collect your IP address and require cookies to work properly.  These services are governed  by the privacy policies of the providers and are not within Music Moves LLC’s control.

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Disclosure of information

Music Moves LLC may not use or disclose the information provided by you except under the following circumstances:

  • as necessary to provide services or products you have ordered
  • in other ways described in this Policy or to which you have otherwise consented
  • in the aggregate with other information in such a way so that your identity cannot reasonably be determined
  • as required by law, or in response to a subpoena or search warrant
  • to outside auditors who have agreed to keep the information confidential
  • as necessary to enforce the Terms of Service
  • as necessary to maintain, safeguard and preserve all the rights and property of Music Moves LLC

Non-marketing purposes

Music Moves LLC greatly respects your privacy.  We do maintain and reserve the right to contact you if needed for non-marketing purposes (such as bug alerts, security breaches, account issues, and/or changes in Music Moves LLC products and services.  In certain circumstances, we may use our website, newsletters, or other public means to post a notice.

Children under the age of 13 

Music Moves LLC’s website is not directed to, and does not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen.  If it is determined that such information has been inadvertently collected on anyone under the age of thirteen, we shall immediately take the necessary steps to ensure that such information is deleted from our system’s database, or in the alternative, that verifiable parental consent is obtained for the use and storage of such information.

Unsubscribe or opt-out

All users and visitors to our website have the option to discontinue receiving communications from us by way of email or newsletters or texts.  To discontinue or unsubscribe from our website please contact us that you wish to unsubscribe to info@academyofmusicGR.com or our texting phone numbers.  Music Moves LLC will continue to adhere to this policy with respect to any personal information previously collected.  If you wish to stop receiving text messages from us, reply STOP to any text message sent from us.

Links to other websites 

Our website does contain links to affiliate and other websites.  Music Moves LLC does not claim nor accept responsibility for any privacy policies, practices, and/or procedures of other such websites.  Therefore, we encourage all users and visitors to be aware when they leave our website and to read the privacy statements of every website that collects personally identifiable information.  This Privacy Policy Agreement applies only and solely to the information collected by our website.

Security

Music Moves LLC takes precautions to protect your information.  When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.  Wherever we collect sensitive information (e.g. credit card information), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way.  You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the webpage.

While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline.  Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information.  The computers and servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.  This is all done to prevent any loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure or modification of the user’s personal information under our control.

The company also uses Secure Socket Lay (SSL) for authentication and private communications to build users’ trust and confidence in the internet and website use by providing simple and secure access and communication of credit card and personal information.  In addition, Music Moves LLC is a licensee of WordFence.  The website is also secured by Let’s Encrypt.

Acceptance of Terms

By using this website, you are hereby accepting the terms and conditions stipulated within the Privacy Policy Agreement.  If you are not in agreement with our terms and conditions, then you should refrain from further use of our sites.  In addition, your continued use of our website following the posting of any updates or changes to our terms and conditions shall mean that you agree and accept such changes.

How to contact us

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the Privacy Policy Agreement related to our website, please feel free to contact us at the following email, telephone number or mailing address:

EMAIL: info@academyofmusicGR.com

PHONE: 616-965-1655

MAILING ADDRESS:

6159 28th St SE, Ste 24, Grand Rapids, MI 49546