Effective: 27 February 2013

We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This webpage tells you the data protection and privacy practices for John G Smith Music, specifically:

    • What personally identifiable information is collected
    • Which organisation is collecting this information
    • How this information is used
    • Our policy on sharing this information
    • How we protect your information
    • How you can correct any inaccuracies in this information

We take your privacy very seriously.

Children (under 18s) are not eligible to use our services and should not submit any personal information to John G Smith Music.

This website does not actively track you as an individual.


Should you send us an email via the contact form on this website, your name, email address and message will be emailed to us (as you would expect). This information is kept private. We will store this information within our own email system so that we are able to respond to you.

The website does use some cookies when you browse this website. These are used to ensure proper running of this website, and also to help us improve your experience when browsing.

We do not use 3rd Party / Tracking / Advertising cookies.

If you don’t know what cookies are or if you would like to find out more, please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/

None of the information we gather via cookies identifies you as an individual – it is all entirely anonymous.

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Which organisation is collecting this information:
John G Smith Music is a website owned by JGS Music Ltd.

How this information is used:
If you have chosen to share it with us, we use your email address to contact you in reply to your message, or to send you our newsletter.

Our disclosure of this information:
We do not share your personal information or email address with third parties.

Email opt-out:
Just like you, we hate spam. We do not send you spam emails.

You may opt-out of our emails at any time. An ‘unsubscribe’ link is included in all of our email newsletters.

Protection of your information:
John G Smith Music uses best endeavour to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information but we do not use encryption (such as SSL) or firewalls to further protect the information as it travels across the Internet. We do not believe that the personal information we collect warrants this level of security. It is important to be aware that there is no such thing as “perfect internet security”.

How to contact us:
Please use the contact form on this site to contact us.

Changes to the privacy policy:
From time to time we may update this Privacy Policy in line with website changes that may affect the personal information we gather about you. It is assumed that you accept such changes if you continue to use the site and services. If you do not accept such changes then you should stop using this website and services, and contact us (details above) if you would like any information removed.