For their latest offering, Dallas String Quartet transforms the already upliftingand romantic “10,000 Hours” by country pop duo Dan + Shay into a luxurious instrumental arrangement perfect for serenading life’s happiest moments. This exquisite rendition brings the hometown feel with perfectly placed finger snaps, and weaves an elegant tapestry of uplifting and peaceful strings.
Optimistic, peaceful strings rise in layers over “10,000 Hours,” a dynamic classical release, until they reach an emotional crescendo. This cover is catchy and engrossing, luring the listener deeply into its romantic atmosphere. It is enhanced by rich stand-up bass. This cover from Dallas String Quartet is shimmering and opulent in sound, exhibiting their distinctive style as they skillfully combine classical orchestration with contemporary pop influences to produce a light, evocative offering.
Dallas String Quartet was founded in 2007 by violist Ion Zanca. A fusion of contemporary classical and pop music, DSQ is referred to as “Bach meets Bon Jovi” and is compared to artists like Lindsey Stirling, Vitamin String Quartet, Brooklyn Duo and 2Cellos. They use both traditional and electric strings performing as a quartet with the full accompaniment of drums and guitar and are known for their eclectic renditions of everything from Guns N’ Roses “Sweet Child of Mine” to Shawn Mendes to Camila Cabello’s “Señorita” to their recent collaboration, “You Are The Reason,” with The Piano Guys.