Society of Fellows

Obituaries

Steven Stucky, RAAR 2006, AAR Trustee

Steven Stucky, RAAR 2006
Photo: AAR Archives

Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Steven Stucky, Resident and Trustee of the Academy

Steven Stucky died of brain cancer on February 14, 2016 in Ithaca New York. He was 66. His  life and career are described in an obituary the New York Times. His son, Matthew Stucky, wrote in a tribute to his father, “An epic traveller, he saw more corners of the world than most people could in 5 lives and made untold lifelong friends wherever he went.” Many of those friends are members of the Academy community.