Makers of Fine Pedal & Lever Harps

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Swanson Harp Company occasionally has used harps of various makes available for sale. Most of the time, Swanson Harp Company has done major work on these harps, and they will always be in excellent condition. If you are interested in buying a used harp, please contact us.

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This gorgeous instrument was built in 1949. It was completely rebuilt in the past year (new neck, new soundboard, new baseboard, pedestal repair, action re-riveting and polishing, and refinishing of the entire instrument). it’s in excellent condition and works like a new instrument.
This style 23 natural Lyon & Healy is 10 years old and is in brand new condition. Honestly, it doesn’t have a single mark on it. The gold crown adds a really elegant touch.
We may be prejudiced, but we believe this to be the most beautiful harp ever made! It was commissioned by a harpist in Boston and designed and hand carved by master woodcarver Will Neptune. It is the only one that was made and so is totally unique.
Washburns are Lyon & Healy harps that were made to be sold through retail music stores. This one was made in the teens or early 20’s and is listed as a Lyon & Healy style 22…
This harp was built in 1968 and recently underwent a baseframe repair.
This is a gorgeous semi-gilded Empire Swanson harp in perfect condition. The soundboard is brand new as well as all of the gold ormolu decoration.
This is a great instrument that is simple in design, light, easy to move around, and yet has a great sound. It is a straight soundboard semi-grand with 46 strings.
This lovely semi-grand instrument, built in 1921, has just undergone a complete rebuilding and is in beautiful condition.
This beautiful instrument was completed on December 2, 1927. The simple decoration is elegant and the swirls on the column are a particularly nice, and unique touch. We have never seen that before.
This harp was completed in April, 1970. It is a straight soundboard semi-grand with 46 strings and stands 70 inches tall to the top of the crown.
This harp is unusual in that it is a 47 string concert grand with a straight soundboard. It was rebuilt several years ago and is in excellent structural condition. It has a gorgeous sound.
This style 23 Lyon & Healy harp was built in the mid-1920's and was completely rebuilt several years ago. It is in excellent working order and will not need any work for years to come if well taken care of.
Available as Rental
This gilded style 23 Lyon & Healy belonged to the second harpist in the Cleveland Symphony for over 40 years and traveled all over the world at a time when there were no transport covers, column covers, base covers, or harp carts!
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