2021 Eric Varner
Young Artist
Competition

The Midwest Double Reed Society is thrilled by the number of
entries submitted for the 2021 Eric Varner Young Artist Competition.
Competition results will be announced in April. Stay tuned!

We are very grateful to our sponsors ACDCReeds, GoBassoon, Hannah’s Oboes, Midwest Musical Imports,
Miller Marketing, Edmund Nielsen Woodwinds, Oboe Chicago and Trevco-Varner Music
who help to make this competition possible. Visit their websites for all your double reed needs!

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2021 EVYAC Competition Judges

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