Angelika Kauffmann Hall, Schwarzenberg
Angelika Kauffmann Hall, Schwarzenberg
Angelika Kauffmann Hall, Schwarzenberg
Angelika Kauffmann Hall, Schwarzenberg
Angelika Kauffmann Hall, Schwarzenberg
Angelika Kauffmann Hall, Schwarzenberg
Markus Sittikus Hall, Hohenems
Markus Sittikus Hall, Hohenems
Markus Sittikus Hall, Hohenems
Markus Sittikus Hall, Hohenems
Garden at the back of the Markus Sittikus Hall, Hohenems
Garden at the back of the Markus Sittikus Hall, Hohenems

The responsibility for this website under data protection law is taken by its operator, the Schubertiade GmbH, Schweizer Straße 1, A-6845 Hohenems. The following declaration explains in which ways the website users' personal data are collected and processed in connection with the usage of this website. The Schubertiade GmbH handles all personal data with utmost care and seeks to protect it from unauthorized access as well as possible. By using this website, the user accepts the conditions and terms of data collection and processing specified below.


1. Data collection

During a visit to this website, the following user data are collected (server logfiles):

  • Date and time of access to a page or file on our website
  • transferred data volume
  • IP address and type of operating system
  • Type and version of web browser
  • Referring website (the website accessed before this website)

Furthermore, all data which are provided by the user on a voluntary basis in the course of an enquiry, a ticket, gift certificate and/or information material order, or a registration for the Schubertiade GmbH newsletter, are stored. This particularly, but not exclusively, includes: title, name, address, city, telephone and fax number(s), email address(es).


2. Cookies

Cookies are information, which are saved in the form of text files on the user's computer with the aim of optimizing and simplifying the usage of this website. In order to protect the users' privacy, cookies don't contain any personal data. When accessing and using this website, users are informed by means of a banner that they automatically agree to the employment of cookies. This is important because some features of this website are not available without cookies. If users decide that they don't want to accept cookies, they need to adjust the settings of their web browser accordingly.


3. Purposes of data processing

The Schubertiade GmbH will use personal data in order to:

  • fully, efficiently and satisfactorily attend to ticket and/or gift certificate orders, as well as any other requests
  • provide up-to-date information on cast and programme changes, as well as any other relevant conditions or circumstances in connection with Schubertiade concerts, events, and museums, via regular mail, telephone calls and/or email
  • provide information materials (season brochures, flyers, information letters) in connection with offers from the Schubertiade GmbH via regular mail and/or email.
  • send the Schubertiade GmbH email newsletter to all persons who have explicitly subscribed to this service, either online (double-opt-in procedure) or personally, i.e. face-to-face or on the telephone (unsubscribing from the newsletter is possible at any time)
  • inform members of the Association of Friends and Patrons of the Schubertiade about relevant dates and special offers
  • ensure the functionality of, as well as recognize, avoid and investigate possible attacks on this website


4. Legal basis for data processing

The legal basis for the processing of this website's users' personal data is the completion of a contract or steps taken prior to entering into a contract (pursuant to Article 6 paragraph 1 (b) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation) as well as the Schubertiade GmbH's overriding legitimate interest (pursuant to Article 6 paragraph 1 (f) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation), which is to fulfil the purposes stated in section 3 above (»Purposes of data processing«).  


5. Transmission of personal data

In principle, the Schubertiade GmbH does not pass personal data to third parties. Excluded from this rule are companies and/or service providers which are commissioned by the Schubertiade GmbH in order to serve the »Purposes of data processing« specified above. These are:

  • IT companies
  • the Post AG (Austrian postal service) and other mail distribution companies
  • credit card companies, banks, and payment service providers
  • tax counselling company

The companies/service providers listed above have access to personal data, but are not allowed to use them/pass them on for purposes other than intended, and are themselves legally obligated to observe the data protection regulations.


6. Duration of data storage

The Schubertiade GmbH will store personal data as long as they reasonably and demonstrably serve the »Purposes of data processing« specified above; in any case, the duration of storage will comply with possible legal requirements/preservation duties.


7. User rights in connection with personal data

Users of this website, and customers of the Schubertiade GmbH, have the right to (inter alia; subject to the prerequisites of applicable law):

  • learn, upon request, which of their personal data the Schubertiade GmbH has collected and stored, and receive a copy of these data
  • effect a change, completion or (partial or full) deletion, as well as a limited processing of their personal data, provided that they are free of any obligations towards the Schubertiade GmbH
  • know the identity of any third party which has access to their personal data
  • submit a complaint to the relevant authorities


8. Secure data transmission

This website uses SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption. This protocol encrypts all data during the transmission between the user and the server, so that these data cannot be read by third parties. The Schubertiade GmbH explicitly points out that email is not completely safe and that users do best to refrain from communicating sensitive data (e.g. credit card details) via email.


9. General information

The Schubertiade GmbH's website provides links to websites of third parties, but is unable to judge if their operators comply with the data protection regulations. Users are therefore advised to carefully read the respective data protection declarations provided by the relevant party.

The Schubertiade GmbH reserves the right to alter this declaration at any time in order to adjust it to new developments or changes of the legal conditions. The new version becomes valid as soon as it is provided on this website.


10. Contact

In the case of questions or inquiries regarding the collection and processing of personal data by the Schubertiade GmbH, users are asked to contact:

Schubertiade GmbH
Villa Rosenthal
Schweizer Straße 1
Postfach 100
A-6845 Hohenems
+43 5576 72091
+43 5576 75450

»Die vorarlbergische Schubertiade in Hohenems und Schwarzenberg – das erlesene Programm, die kammermusikalische und liedsingende Weltelite, dazu die Einheit von Natur und Kultur und, nicht nur nebenbei, das kenntnisreichste Publikum, das sich denken lässt.«

Badische Zeitung, Germany