Enjoy these photos from the 2013 Midwest Quartet Convention – the final year at Adventureland Palace Theater in Altoona, IA. Click on the photos to view them larger. Also, don’t forget to see the picture gallery from 2012!
(Photography by Taylor Garms and Dave Huikko)
“The calm before the storm.”
Kris Garms (The Garms Family) tuning before the evening sessions.
TyAnn Sinnamon (The Master’s Plan) and Dave Buckingham (Forgiven Quartet) during soundcheck.
The groups still around on Friday evening gathered for a special finale.
Emcee Tom Brown did a fantabulous job during the weekend.
Liberty Belles (by the way, they are still looking for a third member!)
Part of the finale group on Friday night.
4 His Love
Living Water Quartet
The 2013 MWQA programs were a hit!
A glimpse of the attendees.
The Chancellors (minus their lead, Ian…and their baritone Chris was running the sound and singing simultaneously.)
Special Delivery, who was missing a few members, with Chad Larson (Hear by Faith).
Still Water Quartet
Setting the tables up.
The diligent sound crew, Jeff and Chris of the Chancellors Quartet.
The Garms Family
Headin’ Home Quartet
Dale Taylor, Kendal Clark, and Tommy Bruce of Still Water smile for the camera.
Shoal Creek Revival
The Master’s Plan
Poor Jeff Rudloff (4 His Love) was the victim of this prank…
You never know what to expect on stage during MWQA! (4-Told Quartet)
David Garms, Tom Brown, and Mark DeCook chatting.
MWQA’s “chariots”: the golf carts. 🙂
New Shoes Quartet
The pranks abounded this year…
Judy Todd, Dee Worley, Kris Garms, and Karla DeCook hard at work at the ticket tables.
Sam, Jayme, and Caleb Garms (The Garms Family) salute MWQA president, Gary VanEngelenhoven (Living Water Quartet).
Crimson River with Kendal Clark (Still Water) making a surprise appearance!