Last Modified July 26, 2020

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which the School collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a “Student”) of the School. This Privacy Policy applies to the School and all Courses offered by the School.

Personal identification information

We may collect personal identification information from Students in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Students enroll in the School or a Course within the School, subscribe to a newsletter, and in connection with other activities, services, features, or resources we make available in our School. Students may visit the School anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Students only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Students can refuse to supply personal identification information but doing so may prevent them from engaging in certain School related activities.

How we use collected information

The School may collect and use Students’ personal identification information for the following purposes:

  • To improve customer service
  • Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
  • To personalize user experience
  • We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Students as a group use the services and resources provided in our School.
  • To send periodic emails
  • We may use Student email addresses to send Students information and updates pertaining to their order. Student email addresses may also be used to respond to Student inquiries, questions, or other requests.

Sharing your personal information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Student personal identification information to others.

Third party websites

Student may find advertising or other content in our School that link to the websites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these websites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our School. In addition, these websites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These websites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Student, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.

Children’s Online Privacy Policy 

Our Site is not directed to persons under 13. If you become aware that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, please contact us. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us personal information, we take steps to remove such information and terminate the child’s account.

Media Consent Policy  

By using our Services, Student (and his/her parent if under 18) consents and authorizes Piano Talent, Inc., including this School to capture, use, reproduce, and distribute images, video, and audio recordings of Student, including his/her musical performance or quoted statements, for promotional and educational purposes. Student agrees that use of such images and recordings, without any compensation to Student, and may personally identify Student by name unless Student notifies Piano Talent, Inc. otherwise in writing. Student agrees to waive and release any and all claims related to the use of these images and recordings. Piano Talent, Inc. owns the sole copyright to the images and recordings taken by Piano Talent, Inc. If you wish an exemption to this media policy for you and/or your child, you must contact Piano Talent, Inc. office in writing.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

The School has the discretion to update this Privacy Policy at any time. We encourage Students to frequently check this page for any changes. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms

By enrolling in the School, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not enroll in the School. Your continued enrollment in the School following the posting of changes to this Privacy Policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

If you have any questions or if you feel that we are not abiding by these Terms and Conditions, you should contact us immediately via email [email protected].

Last Modified July 26, 2020

Terms of Use

Thank you for using the website, content, products, and services (“Services”) of Piano Talent, Inc. dba Ory Shihor Institute, including,, and (“this School”). By using our Services, you are agreeing to these Terms & Conditions. Please read them carefully.

1. Terms

By accessing this School, you are agreeing to be bound by these Terms of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this School are protected by applicable copyright and trademark law.

2. Use License

  1. Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of any downloadable materials on the School’s website for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:
  2. modify or copy the materials;
  3. use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);
  4. attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on the School’s web site;
  5. remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or
  6. transfer the materials to another person or 'mirror' the materials on any other server.
  7. This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by Company at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.

3. Disclaimer

The materials on the School’s website are provided 'as is'. The School makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, the School does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its website or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

4. Limitations

In no event shall the School be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on the School’s website, even if the School or an authorized of the School has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

5. Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on the School’s website may include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. The School does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. The School may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. The School does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

6. Links

The School has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its website and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by the School of the site. Use of any such linked website is at the user's own risk.

7. Privacy Policy

Protecting your privacy is very important to us. Please review our Privacy Policy, which explains how this School treats your personal information and protects your privacy when you use our Services. By using our Services, you agree that this School can use such data in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

8. Your Content

Some of our Services allow you to upload, submit, store, send or receive content. You retain ownership of any intellectual property rights that you hold in that content.

When you upload, submit, store, send, or receive content to, or through, our Services and this School, you give Piano Talent Inc. a worldwide license to use, host, store, reproduce, modify, communicate, publish, publicly display and distribute such content, only to the extent such use is necessary in carrying out the Piano Talent Inc. program to which the content was submitted. Make sure you have the necessary rights to grant us this license for any content that you submit to our Services and this web site.

9. Electronic Communications

By using our Services and this School or sending e-mail to Piano Talent Inc., you consent to receive communications from Piano Talent Inc. electronically. Piano Talent Inc. will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this website or through our Services. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that Piano Talent Inc. provides to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. By using our Services and this School, you consent and agree to receive Piano Talent Inc. news, announcements, and other communications and information electronically. 

10. Site Content and Ownership Rights

All the forms, documents, publications, articles, and any other content, products, and services found on this School are solely owned by Piano Talent Inc. and protected by copyright law and any other applicable intellectual property rights. The names, trademarks, service marks, and logos of Piano Talent Inc. appearing on this School, or in connection with our Services, may not be used in any advertising or publicity, or otherwise, to indicate Piano Talent Inc.’s sponsorship or affiliation with any product or service, unless otherwise expressly permitted by Piano Talent Inc. Your use of our Services and this web site does not entitle you to resell any of our Services or otherwise attempt to commercially benefit from Piano Talent Inc. Services without the express written agreement of Piano Talent Inc. Your access, visitation, and use of this web site constitute your acceptance of these Terms & Conditions.

11. Purchases

 When you make a purchase and confirm a transaction on this Site, you agree to be bound by, and pay for, that purchase or transaction. Your total price may include taxes, fees, and shipping costs, which you are solely responsible for paying. All sales are final. If you order an item that becomes unavailable before it can be provided to you, you agree that the only remedy is to receive a refund of the price you paid. You may be presented with additional terms and conditions related to a specific purchase before you confirm the transaction, such as shipping terms, and those additional terms will also govern the transaction. Piano Talent Inc. makes no warranties of any kind, express or implied, with respect to any products or services sold on or through this Site. The risk of loss and title for all items purchased in the online store on this Site shall pass to the user upon delivery of the item to the carrier.

12. No Endorsement

This School and the entire contents of this School (including without limitation, material on the web site blogs, associated social media sites, services, and material created via the web site) (the “Content”) is provided for informational purposes only. Any information provided to you by this School as a result of your participation in the web site is being provided to you solely for your educational and informational benefit. In creating the Content, including without limitation any rankings, PianoTalent, Inc. relies on third-party sources that PianoTalent, Inc. has not vetted. Your reliance on the School or the Content is at your own risk. PianoTalent, Inc. does not endorse or warranty any educational or product, service, opinion, or other information that may be referenced on or through the website.

13. Minors

The web site is intended for individuals at least 13 years old. If you are under the age of 13 you are prohibited from using the Service. Additionally, if you are between the ages of 13 and 18, you represent that your legal guardian has reviewed and agrees to be bound by this Agreement on your behalf.

14. Site Terms of Use Modifications

The School may revise these Terms of Use for its website at any time without notice. By using this website you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms of Use.

15. Governing Law

Any claim relating to the School’s website shall be governed by the laws of the School Owner’s home jurisdiction without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

If you have any questions or if you feel that we are not abiding by these Terms and Conditions, you should contact us immediately via email [email protected].