At Clavier Companion magazine, a division of the Frances Clark Center for Keyboard Pedagogy, we respect your personal privacy. Clavier Companion does not share your personal information with or sell your personal information to any outside parties; your information is only used for Frances Clark Center business and notifications.  The information we gather from you is primarily used to process your subscription to the magazine and to communicate with you about important account information, exclusive promotions, and the latest developments at Clavier Companionand the other divisions of the Frances Clark Center, which include the National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy, the New School for Music Study, and the Frances Clark Center’s Online Store. Personal data may be collected when you send us e-mail, sign up for our e-mail newsletter, or subscribe to our magazine. How we use this information is outlined below. 

Information Provided by You

Purchase of Product or Subscription: When readers subscribe to either the print or digital editions of Clavier Companion magazine, they are asked to provide the following personal information: name, shipping and billing address, telephone number, e-mail address, and credit card information. We also gather information on the person who will receive gift subscriptions from you (e.g., that person's name and address), and we will retain a record of your purchase. We do not store your credit card information once the transaction has been processed.

Digital Edition Access: If you are a print subscriber, you will be required to enter your e-mail address and a code from your mailing label of your print edition to access the digital edition. If you are a digital-only subscriber, you will be prompted to select and save a username and password when purchasing your digital subscription.

Customer Support: When you submit a question to PFS, our fulfillment service, regarding your subscription, NxtBook Media regarding technical support with our digital edition, or a general question to, we collect your e-mail address to respond, and may collect additional information to help us answer your questions.

Subscription to our E-Mail Newsletter: When you subscribe to Clavier Companion’s e-mail newsletter we collect your e-mail address. You may also provide us (optionally) with your Name and List Preference.

Other Information: When you enter an optional contest, or respond to a survey or special offer, we may collect additional personal information such as your opinion about our magazine, website, or social media pages.

How We Use Your Information

Subscription Fulfillment: We use your personal information to deliver Clavier Companion products to you, including shipping your print edition and providing reliable access to your digital edition. We will also use your information if we need to contact you about your account.

E-Mail Marketing: By providing us with your e-mail address when you subscribe to the magazine, enter a promotion/sweepstakes, or sign up for our e-mail newsletter, you give us permission to send you promotional e-mails from The Frances Clark Center and its divisions, including Clavier Companion magazine, The National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy, The New School for Music Study, and The Frances Clark Center’s Online Store.

Marketing Research: When you participate in one of our surveys or log in to one of our digital issues, we use that information to learn more about you and your preferences so that we can better identify target audiences and cater our content, promotional materials, and communication efforts to these audiences.

Who We Share Information With

Clavier Companion does not share your personal information with or sell your personal information to any outside parties. However, we partner with Nxtbook Media and E-Magazines to provide readers with a digital edition and to fulfill subscriptions to the digital edition. To review the privacy policies of these companies, please use the links below:

Read the Privacy Policy of Nxtbook Media.

Read the Privacy Policy of E-Magazines.

Opt Out

You can opt out of our e-mail marketing services at any time by clicking on the “Unsubscribe” button in one of our promotional e-mails or by e-mailing us directly at

Notifications of Changes

If Clavier Companion makes any changes to this privacy statement, you will be notified through announcements on our website and social media pages as well as through our e-mail newsletter system. Print and digital subscribers that have e-mails on file with us will receive direct e-mail notification.


Our products may include activated links to third-party companies, such as links to those companies that advertise in our magazine and links we include on our website to companies that may be of interest to our readers. Once you follow a link away from the Clavier Companion website or digital edition, Clavier Companion is not responsible for personal information collected by third-party companies.

Questions about Our Privacy Policy

For any questions concerning our privacy policy, please e-mail