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)
TyAnn Sinnamon (The Master’s Plan) and Dave Buckingham (Forgiven Quartet) during soundcheck.
Living Water Quartet
Part of the finale group on Friday night.
New Shoes Quartet
David Garms, Tom Brown, and Mark DeCook chatting.
Headin’ Home Quartet
Shoal Creek Revival
The pranks abounded this year…
A glimpse of the attendees.
The diligent sound crew, Jeff and Chris of the Chancellors Quartet.
The 2013 MWQA programs were a hit!
Crimson River with Kendal Clark (Still Water) making a surprise appearance!
You never know what to expect on stage during MWQA! (4-Told Quartet)
Still Water Quartet
The Garms Family
Emcee Tom Brown did a fantabulous job during the weekend.
Special Delivery, who was missing a few members, with Chad Larson (Hear by Faith).
Poor Jeff Rudloff (4 His Love) was the victim of this prank…
4 His Love
Setting the tables up.
The Master’s Plan
Liberty Belles (by the way, they are still looking for a third member!)
Dale Taylor, Kendal Clark, and Tommy Bruce of Still Water smile for the camera.
MWQA’s “chariots”: the golf carts. 🙂
The groups still around on Friday evening gathered for a special finale.
Kris Garms (The Garms Family) tuning before the evening sessions.
“The calm before the storm.”
The Chancellors (minus their lead, Ian…and their baritone Chris was running the sound and singing simultaneously.)
Sam, Jayme, and Caleb Garms (The Garms Family) salute MWQA president, Gary VanEngelenhoven (Living Water Quartet).
Judy Todd, Dee Worley, Kris Garms, and Karla DeCook hard at work at the ticket tables.