Michael Toulouse interviews the brightest talent in classical music as they visit Indianapolis to perform in our community. Using his 30+ years’ experience in classical music radio, Michael will bring listeners riveting discussions with today’s top stars of classical music.
October 7, 2020
A 'Puccini Person' with David Hochoy
On this special episode of Key Principals, Michael sits down with his close friend David Hochoy, the creative director for Indianapolis based Dance Kaleidoscope, and they discuss the group’s upcoming program Puccini People Plus which will feature an online performance. David discusses his inspiration for the program as well as the intricacies of safely performing during a pandemic.
March 17, 2020
Episode 1: Are You Experienced? with Eric McKeever
On this episode of Key Principals, Michael speaks with baritone Eric McKeever about his amazing career, including his performances in the titular role of Mozart’s Don Giovanni. Eric shares insights from his career and discusses the topic of racially diverse casting.
Our hearts go out to the cast, crew, and staff of the Indianapolis Opera, as they made the difficult decision to cancel performances of Don Giovanni in response to the COVID-19 public health crisis.