Wednesday, January 09, 2019
OK, that may be hyperbole, but hear us out. Have you ever considered whether the type of music you listen to improves or diminishes your productivity? Or have you ever noticed a difference in your focus based on the music you choose? Perhaps more so when you study? Well, you’re not alone! Studies have shown that small changes in your environment - such as the type of music you listen to - can greatly improve your work. We all listen to music. It’s like your keys or wallet— always close by, always with you. But how does the music we listen to affect our ability to function well? Specifically the ...
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Hey everyone! We’re excited to start a new project here to create somewhat of a musicians’ hub. Starting today, we want to highlight specific artists or groups that you may have not heard of, and dissect and analyze different aspects of it. The goal of this is to create an open discussion and a medium in which musicians to share and grow together. We want to make a collaborative space online where we can experiment and delve into new areas of music. This blog won’t be limited to this, we are excited to simply begin a project to foster collaboration and experimentation. Today’s spotlight is MuteMath, an alternative rock group ...
Friday, December 07, 2018
Our newest video release: 'Drops of Jewels' is available on YouTube! Getting to see this song grow and transform into this incredible arrangement with orchestra has been such a blessing. Written for Ion's son, Julian, it has a very special place in everyone's heart, and beyond that, seeing the parallel between the growth of the song and Julian has been so fulfilling. This was the first time Julian got to listen to his song live, and he even makes a special appearance at the end of the video! Check it out HERE!
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Our much-anticipated album is finally available! 'DSQ Live in Concert' is such a special album for us as it is not only our first ever live album but also our first album with a full symphony. We're so excited to finally share this with everyone. This has been such an exciting process and we are thrilled that it is finally available! Check out these links for information!Apple MusicSpotifyAmazon
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
DSQ has just finished our first ever Midwest Tour with Allied Concert Services! Following 13 concerts, several masterclasses and TV appearances, we are back in Dallas after an exhilarating and rewarding three weeks. Traveling through Colorado, Michigan, Nebraska, Wisconsin, and more, we got to meet so many interesting people and see so much of this beautiful country! Thank you so much to Allied Concert Services for making this possible and for the incredible memories! Working with students ranging from elementary to high school was such an enriching experience. Getting to share our love for music with young prospective musicians was such a special ...