Jake Runestad was interviewed on composer Josh Rist’s podcast “Composition.” Listen to their conversation about art, life, the composition process, the business of music, and other surprises! Listen here. Josh Rist · Composition: Episode 1... Classical MN Pubic Radio featured Kantorei’s new album, “Sing, Wearing the Sky,” on their radio program New Classical Tracks. Check out this interview with MPR’s Julie Amacher Listen Here Listen to the... Brian Newhouse of Minnesota Public Radio and the Choral Stream inaugurated a brand new series with an interview with composer and conductor Jake Runestad. Listen to the stories behind some of his pieces and hear previously unreleased recordings. Listen... Thank you to Classical 101/WOSU of Columbus for this interview about my upcoming premiere and residency at Capital University. Listen to the interview including discussion of my new work addressing depression and suicide prevention. Listen to the interview here.... During a visit to Los Angeles, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Omar Crook for an interview on his podcast “Living With A Genius.” Omar is a great guy and I love his approach to candid conversation. Have a listen: Listen... Thank you to Ryan Guth for this interview on the Find Your Forte Podcast! Have a listen to this conversation in which we discuss the terrible love songs I wrote in high school, “hating” a composer’s music, artistic interpretation, and I stick up for... I had a lovely interview with the 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 Runestad, composer and conductor, is one of the... 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... The ACDA-MN publication Star of the North has featured an interview with Jake Runestad regarding his recent commission for the Minnesota Music Educators Association All-State Women’s Choir. The new piece, Sing Wearing the Sky, will be performed in August of... The Saint Paul News Network featured an interview with Jake Runestad about his collaboration with 14-year-old poet Warda Mohamed on a new work – an exploration of the immigrant experience. Watch here: Watch the full performance of “We Can Mend the...The Rockford Register Star, of Rockford, IL, featured an interview about my current and upcoming projects as well as my experiences living in Perú.