Riza Hequibal Printup, native of California, pursued her undergraduate studies (1990 - 1993) at the Indiana University School of Music, Bloomington, IN under the instruction of Distinguished Professor of Harp, Susan McDonald. Ms. Printup received her Bachelors of Arts in Music (1994) from Columbia College, Chicago, IL where she continued her studies in Jazz. She pursued her Master of Music from Georgia State University's School of Music under the tutelage of Elisabeth Remy. Other instructors include Dominique Piana, Linda Wood, Beverly Wesner-Hoehn, Deborah Henson-Conant, Stella Castellucci and Distinguished Professor of Jazz, David Baker.
'A Time for Love is buoyed by Hequibal's (Printup) shimmering
harp. The strings give the sassy, light arrangement of Horace
Silver's normally percussive Song for My Father a step in a
- Ken Dryden All Music Guide
'Even if the harp never becomes a standard part of the jazz
combo, players like Hequibal (Printup) make a point for its place
on the bandstand.'
-Terrell Holmes All About Jazz
Willing to teach
Beginner to advanced