NQC Main Stage Tuesday Night

For me, Tuesday evening’s Main Stage started with Channing Eleton playing his blazing piano solo, Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee.  Dean and Kim Hopper were our hosts for Tuesday evening, and boy did we hear some good singin’!  What I love about NQC is that I get the opportunity to see artists that never come…

Christmas at NQC ~ Tuesday Morning

“Christmas … the only time you can get the whole world to focus, for a brief moment, on the fact that Jesus came to earth.” – Gerald Wolfe Gerald Wolfe was our host for the morning showcase, Christmas at NQC, and he wanted to start this off with the world’s greatest musician, Stan Whitmire, who…

Monday Night Main Stage – NQC!

Monday, the first official day of the National Quartet Convention!  To say that there was excitement in the air would be an understatement!  I was so excited I spent almost the entire night in Main Stage and didn’t even realize it.  LOL.  Gerald Wolfe and Karen Peck were our hosts for the evening, and they…

Mark Trammell Quartet Homecoming – Friday Night

“I have nothing to brag on if Calvary is not real – if Calvary’s not sufficient, we are wasting our time.” – Mark Trammell Those are the words Mark Trammell unashamedly declared from stage at his Homecoming Sing Friday night, concerning their ministry.  Though the weekend was filled with many moments that will not be…

Tribute Quartet – Setting A New Standard

Earlier this year I was looking forward to seeing Tribute Quartet in Grove, Oklahoma, but after a tornado hit the area a few days before the concert, the event was understandably cancelled. Some may remember the big tornado that flattened Joplin, MO this past May, and the twister that cancelled the Tribute concert also occurred…

CD Review: The Waiting Is Over – Tribute Quartet

Excellent ~ is the only way to describe Tribute’s new Cd, The Waiting Is Over.  Vocally, musically and lyrically, this project is just tremendous!  These four guys captured both energy and emotion in the studio with these songs, it’s impossible not to hear it!  I was personally impressed with how many fast and medium tempo…