Wonki Lee performing at MFA National Festival


In order to enter VEA, you must:

  • Be a U.S. resident, or residing in the United states, between the ages of 18 and 23 on December 8th, 2017.
  • Have attained a high level of musical achievement which can be demonstrated through solo performances, honors, and other accolades
  • Possess the personal qualities compatible with the supérieure musical standards of Vandoren
  • Not have a record contract or product endorsement


To be considered, you must:

  • Be available for travel and performances in Indianapolis March 15-18, 2018
  • Complete all information on the application and submit online audio recordings

   Deadline for submission is December 8th, 2017 with this repertoire.

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Tyler Wiessner

Additional Information

Prize winners will be notified by phone or email on or around January 15th, 2018.

All applicants are judged ‘blind’ and anonymously by judges selected by Vandoren.