STEVENS--Rise. The Richard Tucker Music Foundation mourns the passing of Rise Stevens, remembered for her glorious artistry and support of young singers. She was a beloved friend, teacher and colleague of Richard Tucker's and their on-stage partnership as Carmen and Don Jose, remains legendary. We send our deepest condolences to her family. Jeffrey Manocherian, Chairman 
Barry Tucker, President 

Published in The New York Times on Mar. 23, 2013