Piano Music Database Website Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy was last updated on May 13, 2021.

Manage your Cookie Consent Settings

1. Cookie Policy Overview

    This website, PianoMusicDatabase.com (hereinafter, “the website”, “our”, “we”, or “PianoMusicDatabase.com”) uses cookies and other related technologies (for convenience all technologies are referred to as “cookies”). Cookies are also placed by third parties that are engaged. In the document below you are informed about the use of cookies on the website.

2. What are Cookies?

    A cookie is a small simple file that is sent along with pages of this website and stored by your browser on the hard drive of your computer or another device. The information stored therein may be returned to the website’s servers or to the servers of the relevant third parties during a subsequent visit.

3. What are Scripts?

    A script is a piece of program code that is used to make the website function properly and interactively. This code is executed on the website’s server or on your device.

4. What is a Web Beacon?

    A web beacon (or a pixel tag) is a small, invisible piece of text or image on a website that is used to monitor traffic on a website. In order to do this, various data about you is stored using web beacons.

5. Consent

    When you visit the website for the first time, you will be shown a pop-up with an explanation about cookies. You do have the right to opt-out and to object against the further use of nonfunctional cookies. As soon as you click on “Confirm/Save Selected Cookies”, you consent to us using the categories of cookies and plug-ins you selected in the pop-up, as described in this Cookies Policy. You can disable the use of cookies via your browser, but please note that our website may no longer work properly. See other methods of managing your cookie consent setting below.

5.1 Cookie Consent Settings Management

    Properly manage your currently-accepted Cookies by using the “Manage Cookies” button. This button can be found floating at the bottom right of your screen on desktop devices, at the top of this Cookie Policy page, or just below:

Manage your Cookie Consent Settings

    You are able to disable the use of cookies via your browser, but please note that the website may no longer work properly.

6. Cookies

6.1 Technical or Functional Cookies

    Some cookies ensure that certain parts of the website work properly and that your user preferences remain known. By placing functional cookies, your experience with the website is improved regarding efficiency and personalization. For example, with Functional Cookies you may not need to repeatedly enter the same information when visiting the website. We may place Functional Cookies without your consent.

6.2 Statistics & Analytics Cookies

    Analytical cookies are used to optimize the experience for users of the website. With these analytical cookies, insights are gathered regarding the usage of the website. Your permission is requested to place Statistics & Analytics Cookies.

6.3 Marketing/Tracking Cookies

    Marketing/Tracking Cookies are used on this website, enabling personalization of advertisements for you. We (and third parties) gain insights into the campaign results from advertisements. This happens based on a profile we create based on your clicks and surfing on and away from PianoMusicDatabase.com. With advertising cookies you, as a website visitor, are linked to a unique ID, so you do not see the same ad more than once, for example. Because these cookies are marked as tracking cookies, your permission is requested to place Marketing/Tracking Cookies.

7. Placed Cookies


  • Usage: We use WordPress for website development. Read more
  • Sharing Data: This data is not shared with third parties.

Functional Cookies

Google Fonts

Marketing/Tracking Cookies

    Name: Google Fonts API

  • Service: Google Fonts
  • Retention: None
  • Function: Request user IP address
  • Stored Data: IP Address


Functional Cookies


  • Service: Youtube
  • Retention: 6 Months
  • Function: Estimate bandwidth
  • Stored Data: None
  • Marketing/Tracking Cookies

      Name: GPS

    • Service: Youtube
    • Retention: Session
    • Function: Store location data
    • Stored Data: Location Data

    Statistics & Analytics Cookies

      Name: YSC

    • Service: Youtube
    • Retention: Session
    • Function: Store a unique user ID
    • Stored Data: Unique user ID
    • Name: PREF

    • Service: Youtube
    • Retention: 1 Year
    • Function: Store and track visits across websites
    • Stored Data: Browsing Behavior

    Google Analytics

    Statistics & Analytics and Marketing/Tracking Cookies

      Name: __utma

    • Service: Google Analytics
    • Retention: 2 Years
    • Function: Track unique visitors by storing a unique user ID, date/time of first visit, total visits, and start time of current visit
    • Stored Data: Unique user ID, date/time of first visit, total/previous visits, and start time of current visit
    • Name: __utmt

    • Service: Google Analytics
    • Retention: 10 Minutes
    • Function: Throttle/limit service request rate
    • Stored Data: None
    • Name: __utmb

    • Service: Google Analytics
    • Retention: 30 Minutes
    • Function: Track page visits, start time of each visit, and 30-minute timeouts
    • Stored Data: Total page visits, and start time of current visit for 30 minute timeout
    • Name: __utmc

    • Service: Google Analytics
    • Retention: Session
    • Function: Track website sessions
    • Stored Data: Session count
    • Name: __utmz

    • Service: Google Analytics
    • Retention: 6 Months
    • Function: Track user location data, what search engine was used, what search keyword was used, and what link/page/bookmark was used to get here
    • Stored Data: None
    • Name: __utmv

    • Service: Google Analytics
    • Retention: 2 Years
    • Function: Store custom, visitor-level variable data
    • Stored Data: None

    8. Your Rights with respect to Personal Data

    You have the following rights with respect to your personal data:

    • You have the right to know why your personal data is needed, what will happen to it, and how long it will be retained for.
    • Right of Access: You have the right to access your personal data that is known to us.
    • Right to Rectification: You have the right to supplement, correct, have deleted or blocked your personal data whenever you wish.
    • If you give us your consent to process your data, you have the right to revoke that consent and to have your personal data deleted.
    • Right to Transfer Your Data: You have the right to request all your personal data from the controller and transfer it in its entirety to another controller.
    • Right to Object: You may object to the processing of your data. We comply with this, unless there are justified grounds for processing.

    To exercise these rights, please contact. Refer to the contact details at the bottom of this Cookie Policy. We would like your feedback about how your data is handled. If you have a complaint about how your data is handled, we would like to hear from you. You also have the right to submit a complaint to your supervisory authority (the Data Protection Authority or other).

    9. Enabling/Disabling and Deleting Cookies

        Your internet browser is used to automatically or manually delete your cookies. You can also specify that certain cookies may not be placed. Another option is to change the settings of your internet browser so that you receive a message each time a cookie is placed. For more information about these options, please refer to the instructions about Cookie Settings in the Help section of your specific internet browser.

    10. Selling Data to Third Parties

        Data is not sold to third parties.

    11. Business Transfers

        If Piano Music Database, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Piano Music Database goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Piano Music Database may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

    12. Language

        This Cookie Policy will be interpreted and construed exclusively in English. All notices and correspondence will be written exclusively in that language.

    13. Choice of Law and Jurisdiction

        This Cookie Policy shall be governed by the laws of United States. Any disputes relating to this Cookie Policy shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of United States. If any part or provision of this Cookie Policy is found by a court or other authority to be invalid and/or unenforceable under applicable law, such part or provision will be modified, deleted and/or enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to give effect to the intent of this Cookie Policy. The other provisions will not be affected.

    14. Entire agreement

        This Cookie Policy, all together with the Terms and Conditions, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy, constitute the entire agreement between you and Piano Music Database LLC in relation to your use of this website.

    15. Updating of this Cookie Policy

        We may update this Cookie Policy from time to time. It is your obligation to periodically check this Cookie Policy for changes or updates. The date provided at the beginning of this Cookie Policy is the latest revision date. Changes to this Cookie Policy will become effective upon such changes being posted to this website. Your continued use of this website following the posting of changes or updates will be considered notice of your acceptance to abide by and be bound by this Cookie Policy.

    16. Contact Information

    This website, pianomusicdatabase.com, is owned and operated in the United States by Piano Music Database LLC.

    You may get in contact through our contact page.

        Or by emailing us at the following email address: contact@pianomusicdatabase.com

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