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