IFCM Interview

IFCM Interview

I had a lovely interview with the International Federation for Choral Music and Cara Tasher about my work, my creative process, and how I got my start as a composer. Check out the interview below.     Full Text: His music in one word: Relevant. Jake...
Choir Chat Podcast

Choir Chat Podcast

I had a delightful interview with John Hughes, the director of choral activities at Ripon College and host of the “Choir Chat” podcast, in which we cover topics like experimental vocal sounds, authentic relationships, and upcoming projects. Listen...
Star Tribune Feature

Star Tribune Feature

The Twin Cities newspaper, the Star Tribune, featured an article on Jake Runestad and his upcoming performance of “Dreams of the Fallen.” Read the article here.
Review in Gramophone

Review in Gramophone

Gramophone Magazine, one of the leading music publications in the world, featured a review of Seraphic Fire’s latest album, Reincarnations, including my “Fear Not, Dear Friend.” Check out the review...

Finalist for the YNCY Competition!

I’m honored to have been selected as a finalist for the YNYC’s Competition for Young Composers! I will be writing a new work for this wonderful ensemble and attending the premiere in New York City in June of 2014. Find out more here.  ...