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