Dreams of the Fallen
Jake’s new work for piano, chorus, & orchestra receives national press.
“Now comes a trio of American artists who hope to create a major classical composition about war, based on the experiences of American troops in Iraq and Afghanistan.”New York Times
“To be sure, the piano represents the character’s perspective. It is not like background music to a film score. The music reflects the soldier’s reactions and thoughts on the battlefield and which dwell incessantly within his dreams.”Huffington Post
Interview with Jake Runestad and Warda Mohamed on the Saint Paul Forum about their collaboration on We Can Mend the Sky.