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Ris?® Stevens (pronounced /??ri?s?/; born June 11, 1913, New York City) is a retired American operatic mezzo-soprano. Stevens studied at New York’s Juilliard School for three years. She went to Vienna, where she was trained by Marie Gutheil-Schoder and Herbert Graf. She made her d??but as Mignon in Prague in 1936 and stayed there until 1938, also appearing in guest appearances at the Vienna State Opera. Her Octavian in Der Rosenkavalier was one of her finest and most accomplished roles