Jake Runestad

Award-winning composer Jake Runestad is noted for his versatility and wide range of expressive capabilities with music driven by soaring melodies, driving rhythms, and lush textures. Considered “highly imaginative…with big ideas” (Baltimore Sun) and “stirring and uplifting” (Miami Herald), Jake is a composer with diverse musical experiences, spanning several continents that have given him a reputation as one of the most creative and innovative composers of his generation. This evening includes a performance of some of Mr. Runestad’s choral works presented by the Marietta College Concert Choir (Daniel G Monek, conductor) and includes the world premiere of a new work written especially for this presentation.