Five African-American harpists, Lydia Cleaver, Maurice Draughn, Angelica Hairston, Jordan Thomas, and Brandee Younger, share stories of their love for the harp, the legacy that helped to form their passion, and inspiration for the next generation of African-American musicians and music lovers all over. Explore their stories that span generations.
Lyon & Healy Harps is pleased to announce its Summer Concert Series, an extended weekend June 6-9, 2018, of concerts and masterclasses featuring world-renowned harpists Emmanuel Ceysson, Lavinia Meijer, Katherine Siochi and Brandee Younger, hosted at our Chicago factory in our Lyon & Healy Hall. Register now!
Lyon & Healy Harps is pleased to announce that it has appointed Janet Harrell as Chief Executive Officer. Janet returns to Lyon & Healy where, from 1984 to 1999, she served as Controller, Vice President and ultimately for ten years, President. She has spent the last fifteen years as Vice President of Finance and Operations at a custom architectural millwork firm.
Lyon & Healy Harps and Salvi Harps are pleased to announce the appointment of Marco Salvi as their new President, effective immediately.
Marco has acted as head of investment banking in various institutions. He graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles with degrees in economics and business administration. As the eldest son of the late Victor Salvi, harpist and founder of Salvi Harps, Marco grew up in the harp world and has a unique understanding of the craftsmanship necessary to build a quality instrument.