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