5 Ways to Stay Motivated While Learning to Play the Violin

Getting a violin to produce just one note that is pleasing to the ear can take much longer than most people anticipate. This comes at no surprise considering the number of things that a beginner needs to keep track of while learning to play. Arm and hand postures that don’t come naturally need to remain Read More

Anticipation – Spontaneous Violin and Piano

Here’s a bit from a spontaneous set with Joan Touma on keys and myself of violin. I’ve layered some cello from the Halion Symphonic Orchestra here to add even more flavour. Read More

Keeping phone directories up to date using the Polycom Directory Updater

Polycom Directory Updater was written by Daniel Touma and is not affiliated with Polycom.   Introduction All Polycom phones have a directory listing of local extensions which can be accessed by pressing the software “Dir” button on IP335 phones and the hardware “Dir” button on IP550 phones. Our goal here is to be able to Read More

Extracting Data from a CSV File Using C#