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1990 MMus (Victoria University)
1990 Double Edge premiere Piano Duo at Alice Tully Hall, New York.
1992 Evelyn Glennie and Philip Smith perform Matre’s Dance at NZ Festival
1994 Quadruple Percussion Concerto premiered by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra with Evelyn Glennie, Robert Gmachl, Gunar Fras, and Norbert Rabanser
1994 Rhythm Spike premiered by Peter Jablonski at the New Zealand Festival
1995 Island Songs premiered by the Kandinsky Ensemble in Wellington, New Zealand.
1996 Abhisheka premiered by the New Zealand String Quartet
1997 Stream 3 premiered by the New Juilliard Ensemble directed by Joel Sachs, at the Lincoln Centre, New York.
1998 Seikilos premiered by the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra conducted by Kenneth Young, at Greyfriar’s Kirk, Edinburgh.
1998 Te Papa Fanfare performed as first visitors enter the Museum of New Zealand. Ceremonial music for the official opening of Te Papa, the Museum of New Zealand (Fanfare)
1999 Susan Achilles premieres Jettatura at the MM::99 Festival, Ludenscheid
1999 Rhythm Spike album released by Rattle Records
1999 Classical CD of the Year - Rhythm Spike
2000 Omnifenix premiered by Michael Brecker and Masimilliano Guono (drumset) with the Orchestra Sinfonica dell’Emilia Romagna ‘Toscanini’ conducted by Marcello Rota, Bologna.
2001 Quadruple Percussion Concerto performed at the Klangspuren Schwaz Festival in Austria, by Evelyn Glennie, Robert Gmachl, Gunar Fras, and Norbert Rabanser
2001 Psyzygysm premiered by Pedro Carneiro and Stroma at the NZ Festival, Wellington.
2002 View From Olympus premiered by the Halle Orchestra conducted by Sir Mark Elder, with Evelyn Glennie and Philip Smith, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester.
2002 SOUNZ Contemporary Award for View From Olympus double concerto
2002 Orpheus in Rarohenga premiered by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, Orpheus Choir, Jenny Wollerman, Richard Greager, and David Hamilton.
2003 Fragments album released by Trtust Records
2003 Classical CD of the Year Fragments
2003 Three Psalms premiered by Stephen Gosling and the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra conducted by James Judd
2003 Awarded Arts Laureate of NZ
2004 Zeibekiko concert premiered in Amsterdam by the Netherlands Blazers Ensemble with Mano Achalinotopoulos and Vagelis Karipis.
2004 Zeibekiko Album released by NBE Live
2004 Composer for the Athens 2004 Opening and Closing Ceremonies
2004 SOUNZ Contemporary Award for Three Psalms piano concerto
2005 Awarded Officer of the Order of New Zealand Merit
2005 One Study One Summary premiered by Pedro Carneiro at the Rhythm Sticks Festival, London
2005 Zahara premiered by Federico Mondelci, and the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra conducted by David Atherton.
2006 View From Olympus CD and DVD released by Rattle Records
2006 Helix premiered by the New Zealand Piano Trio
2007 Classical CD of the Year - View From Olympus
2007 A Cool Wind premiered by the Takacs Quartet
2007 Planet Damnation premiered by Laurence Reese and the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra conducted by Edo de Waart
2008 Olympiad XXVIII premiered by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra in the Forbidden City, Beijing.
2008 Premiere of Little Bushman with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra
2009 Djinn premiered by Pedro Carneiro and Orchestra Wellington conducted by Marc Taddei
2009 Serj Tankian’s Elect the Dead Symphony premiered by the Auckland Philharmonia conducted by Hamish McKeich
2010 Ukiyo album released by Rattle Records
2010 Super-City Fanfare performed as part of the Inaugural Ceremony of Auckland’s Super City.
2010 Good For Nothing feature film released
2010 Elect the Dead Symphony album released
2010 Little Bushman Live in Concert with the NZSO album released
2010 The New Zeibekiko premiered with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, Petros Kourtis, and Manos Achalinotopoulos
2011 In the South, eBook score collaboration with Salman Rushdie, launched.
2011 View From Olympus feature documentary
2011 Helix album released on Rattle Records
2011 Flight on Light album released on Rattle Records
2011 Kyoto premiered by the Ju Percussion Group, Taiwan.
2011 Harvest Suite, with Adam Page, premiered in Wellington
2011 Pounamu, with Warren Maxwell, premiered with the Auckland Philharmonia
2012 Good For Nothing (OST) album released
2012 My Love Awakes and The Pain Will Find Us, premiered by Lara St John.
2012 Mantis: The Music of Drew Menzies album released on Rattle Records
2013 White Lies (OST) album released on Rattle Records
2013 White Lies feature film released
2013 Between Zero and One premiered by Strike
2014 Awarded Higer Doctorate from Victoria University in Wellington
2014 Penelope Waiting, collaboration with Tarek Assam, premiered in Germany
2014 Dialogos featuring the Chris Mason-Batley Group, premiered at Auckland Arts Festival
2014 Calls Me collaboration with The Nudge
2014 100 Years with Serj Tankian, released online.
2015 Dialogos, album released on Rattle Records
2016 No Man’s Land feature film and live show premiere
2017 No Man's Land album released online
2017 Cloud Folk premiered by Eastman Percussion Group at PASIC 2017
2018 Voices at the End, partial premiere at Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh.