“Nyon Nyon”, the choral work by Jake Runestad (MM ’11, Composition) will be performed by the National Youth Choir at Carnegie Hall on March 30. The piece will also be performed on April 6 by the Mt. San Antonio College Chamber Singers. Runestad gave a clinic with the Auburn University Chamber Choir before their peformance of “Nyon Nyon” at the Southern ACDA Conference in Jacksonville, FL. The ACDA Director’s Chorus, under the direction of Francisco Nuñez, performed the piece, as well.
The Rockford Symphony Orchestra (IL) has announced their 2014-15 season including a performance of Runestad’s “Dreams of the Fallen” on November 8.
The Netherlands Radio Choir will perform music by Runestad on April 11.