Major national tour of BEETHOVEN! the Complete String Quartets cycle – a three-series tour to 20 centres in partnership with Chamber Music New Zealand and the New Zealand International Festival of the Arts, including live-streaming all six programmes to audiences around the world.
The Kings Place, London project. A week-long series of events in London curated by the New Zealand String Quartet, featuring New Zealand arts and artists.
European tour to Ireland, Slovenia, Croatia and the Netherlands.
Week-long concert tour to the Jeju Isles Festival in South Korea.
Five-centre tour to the United States and Canada.
Five-concert tour of UK summer festivals.
Performed concerts at the New Zealand Festival of the Arts in Wellington, featuring works by Barber, Shostakovich, Harris and a collaboration with New Zealand baritone Jonathan Lemalu premiering a new Gao Ping work.
Opening performance at the Leipzig Book Fair as part of the New Zealand as Country of Honour programme for the 2012 Frankfurt Book Fair, in concert with New Zealand soprano Madeleine Pierard.
Residencies in Australia at the International Chamber Music Festival, Canberra and Crossbows Festival, Brisbane.
Performed and recorded the Lyell Cresswell Concerto for String Quartet with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra.
Recorded Douglas Lilburn’s string ensemble works in Toronto for the Naxos label.
Released new CD Asian Music for String Quartet on the Naxos label.
Celebrated the New Zealand String Quartet’s 25th Anniversary with an event at New Zealand’s Parliament House.
Tutored and mentored 25 young musicians at the annual Adam Summer School in Nelson.