The Zamir Choral Foundation designates long-time supporters Adina Avery-Grossman and Harman Grossman as the first recipients of the Kinor David Award, conferred in conjunction with the first HaZamir gala concert at Lincoln Center. Matthew Lazar creates Zamir Noded to provide an opportunity for HaZamir graduates and other post high school singers to continue to sing quality Jewish music in a peer community. HaZamir takes American HaZamir singers on a winter tour of Israel. HaZamir presents its first gala concert in Israel.