Privacy Policy

SONICULTURE (“SN CULTURE”) operates FESTIVAL FORTE and may operate other websites. It is SN CULTURE policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, SN CULTURE collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. SN CULTURE purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how SN CULTURE visitors use its website. From time to time, SN CULTURE may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Certain visitors to SN CULTURE websites choose to interact with SN CULTURE in ways that require SN CULTURE to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that SN CULTURE gathers depends on the nature of the interaction.

Aggregated Statistics

SN CULTURE may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

SN CULTURE discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on SN CULTURE behalf or to provide services available at SN CULTURE websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using SN CULTURE websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. SN CULTURE will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, SN CULTURE discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when SN CULTURE believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of SN CULTURE, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an SN CULTURE website and have supplied your email address, SN CULTURE may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with SN CULTURE and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. SN CULTURE takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. SN CULTURE uses cookies to help SN CULTURE identify and track visitors, their usage of SN CULTURE website, and their website access preferences. SN CULTURE visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using SN CULTURE websites, with the drawback that certain features of SN CULTURE websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, SN CULTURE may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in SN CULTURE sole discretion. SN CULTURE encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a FESTIVAL FORTE account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.