Harp Repairs and Regulation - United States
If your harp needs major repairs, we recommend that you
give your harpmaker the first call. Harp Spectrum has no connection to nor
responsibility for any of these craftspeople.
quality Immaculate water and or oil gold gilding services / repairs.
Name: John Walsh
Travel: If necessary
an expert staff available with Venus Harps where I maintain my studio.
I have been in business for
twenty plus years
Company Name: The Harp Connection
Work performed: Regulations, warranty service on Salvi, Lyon & Healy,
Dusty Strings, Triplett, Thormahlen and Wm. Rees harps
Name: Karen Rokos or Rachael Stahl
Travel: Karen does most of the Travel repairs.
Company Name: Swanson Harp Company
Work performed: Repairs all pedal or lever harps, regulations.
City: East Boston
Name: Carl Swanson
Travel: regulation trips
Other: Harp rentals, used harps bought and sold
Company Name: Westover Harps
Work performed: any repair will be considered
Name: Ansel Erickson-Zinter
Work performed: pedal harp regulations
Name: Peter Wiley
Travel: around the U.S.
Work performed: Regulation of all pedal and lever harps, some repair on
City: New York City
Name: William Grant
Travel: New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, eastern Pennsylvania
Other: Rents lever and pedal harps
Work performed: regulations, minor repairs
Name: Paul Knoke
Travel: available at any time to his customers.
Company Name: International Artists
Work performed: Emergency pedal and lever regulation and repair
City: Lumberton, NC
Name: Mark Andersen
Travel: Will do emergency regulations and repairs on harps brought to
Other: Has strings, pedal felts.
Company Name: Bell Harp Tech
Work performed: all types of harps, major rebuilding and gilding, lever
and pedal regulation
Name: Thomas Bell
Travel: mainly in eastern states
Company Name: Williams Harp Gallery
Work performed: pedal harp regulation, repair of American-built harps
Name: David Williams
Company Name: H. Bryan & Co. Harpmakers
Work performed: Restoration and repair of most pedal and lever harps and
antique pedal harps of European design
Name: Howard Bryan
Other: Custom made pedal and lever harps
Work performed: Pedal harp regulations
Name: Ivan Gardner
Travel: east coast / south
Company Name: Bob Hohlbauch, Harp Technician
Work performed: Regulation,
City: Vancouver, WA (Address:
3920 NE 38th Street, Zip 98661)
Name: Robert Hohlbauch
Travel: Not normally.
Other: Factory trained at Aoyama and Camac. Recognized as
regulator by Lyon & Healy.
Company Name: Millennium Gold Leaf Studio
Work performed: Gold leaf repair and replacement
Name: Eric Leggett
Other: "The base of my Wurlitzer harp was quite battered after years
of gigging and before I knew about base covers. Eric not only regilded
it, but first had to restore carved areas where the wood had been
abraded. He carefully restored the gold with gesso and other layers,
and successfully matched the gold color to the less brilliant 1927
original on the rest of the harp." Joyce Rice, satisfied customer.
Company Name: Moss Harp Service
Work performed: Complete pedal and lever regulation, adjustments and minor
Name: Steve Moss
Travel: Throughout the year in the U.S. and Canada.
Other: I teach classes and workshops on harp care, string replacement,
tuning, etc. I am a member of the Lyon & Healy/Salvi Technicians Guild and
certified to perform work under warranty on Lyon & Healy and Salvi harps. I
also tune and repair pianos in the Milwaukee and Southeastern Wisconsin
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