Welcome to the Midwest Double Reed Society

Our Latest Happenings

  • Membership and Festival Registration
    Hello MDRS members, If you have not yet renewed your membership, please do so! Remember that our membership year starts each October!  We also want to remind you about our upcoming Festival at the University of Arkansas on Nov. 6.  …

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  • 21st Annual Double Reed Festival!
    Oboists and bassoonists of all ages are invited to participate in the 21st Annual Double Reed Festival, which will be held Sunday, Nov. 6 at the University of Arkansas. It will include guest master classes, panel discussions, special presentations on double …

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  • Save the Date: Double Reed Festival
    Sunday, November 6, 2022. Hosted by the University of Arkansas and featuring Dr. Theresa Delaplain, oboe, and Dr. Lia Uribe, bassoon. Guest artists include Euridice Alvarez, oboe, and Jacqueline Wilson, bassoon.

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About the MDRS

The Midwest Double Reed Society is an active organization serving double reed teachers, performers and students in the Midwest and beyond.  Each year the society holds the Eric Varner Young Artist Competition for high school and university students and our Double Reed Festival featuring master classes, recitals, and clinics

Find out more about our history and mission.

Meet Our Leadership