Strings magazine, founded in 1986, marked its 25th anniversary in March 2012 by launching a tablet-friendly, interactive digital edition. In addition, Strings has published a downloadable Strings Guide: How to Create a Successful Chamber Music Ensemble, with text-and-video conversations with the Del Sol Quartet.
2 concertized in New Zealand, Australia, and through the Eastern US in early 2012 featurning music by US and N.Z. Composers. Appearances in Christchurch, Auckland, Wellington, Nelson, Canberra, Baltimore, Portland, and others. Works by E. Vercoe, R. Nelson, J. Rimmer, G. Farr, K. Henning, P. Marshall.