Jonathan Rundman

astute folk/rock music for domestic, ecclesiastical, and automotive use

"bright, catchy indie-pop" NEW YORK TIMES

"clever, intelligent songwriting" PASTE MAGAZINE



Jonathan Rundman 2017 concert schedule:

All dates subject to change. Please call ahead to confirm location, date, and time.

MAY 4-6, 2017 Sierra Pacific Synod Assembly Fresno, CA
JUNE 1-3, 2017 Nebraska Synod Assembly Kearney, NE
JUNE 19-25, 2017 Luther 500 Festival Wittenberg, Germany cultural immersion, music, and education in the footsteps of Martin Luther on the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation
JULY 30 - August 4, 2017 Outlaw Ranch Custer, SD Jonathan is musician in residence
Sunday, AUGUST 6, 2017 TBA Marietta, GA
AUGUST 7-10, 2017 ELCA Rostered Leaders Gathering Atlanta, GA
Wednesday, AUGUST 16, 2017, 6PM? Christ Lutheran Church Blaine, MN full band
Wednesday, SEPTEMBER 6, 2017 Immanuel Lutheran Church Cresco, IA full band
Saturday, SEPTEMBER 9, 2017 St. John's Lutheran Church Springfield, IL
SEPTEMBER 18-20, 2017 Northern Illinois Synod Professional Leaders Conference Sinsinawa, WI


I would love to play a concert in your town! You can email me with ideas for venues/hosts/events. Here are my available dates and locations:

JUNE 3-4: Nebraska, Iowa, South Dakota
JUNE 4-17: anywhere
JUNE 25-27: Berlin, Germany area
JULY: anywhere
JULY 26-30: Dakotas, Nebraska
AUGUST 11-13: Southeastern USA
SEPTEMBER 7-8: Iowa, Illinois


2017.02.25 Lutheran Church of Our Savior, Haddonfield, NJ
2017.02.24 Yale Divinity School, New Haven, CT
2017.01.29 Lord Of Life Lutheran Church, West Chester, OH
2017.01.27 St. John Lutheran Church, Cardington/Windfall, OH
2017.01.25 Lakewood Baptist Church, Lakewood, OH
2017.01.19-23 ELCA Extravaganza, Louisville, KY
2017.01.11 Grace Lutheran Church, Mora, MN

2016.11.19 Our Savior's Lutheran Church, Sun Prairie, WI
2016.11.12 Three Lakes Center For The Arts, Three Lakes, WI
2016.11.06 Calvary Lutheran Church, Solana Beach, CA
2016.11.05 Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Encinitas, CA
2016.10.31 Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary, Berkeley, CA (with Daniel Levitin)
2016.10.29 Grace Lutheran Church, San Francisco, CA
2016.10.16 House Concert, Helsinki, Finland (with Arto Järvelä)
2016.10.13 House Concert, Hyvinkää, Finland (with Arto Järvelä)
2016.10.12 Mothership Of Work, Helsinki, Finland
2016.10.11 Loimaa Art Museum, Loimaa, Finland (with Arto Järvelä)
2016.10.9 Vähänkyrön Seurakunta, Vähäkyrö, Finland
2016.10.8 Lost In Music Festival, Tampere, Finland
2016.10.7 Flavour Of The Month, Turku, Finland (with Half-Handed Cloud)
2016.9.21 Calvary Lutheran Church, Rapid City, SD
2016.8.27 Vista Theater, Negaunee, WI (with Austin Lucas)
2016.8.19 Fermenting Cellars Winery, Janesville, WI
2016.8.17 Vinje Lutheran Church, Willmar, MN
2016.8.10-13 ELCA Grace Gathering, New Orleans
2016.8.7 Vox Concert Series, Marshfield, WI (with Matthew Mayfield)
2016.7.30 Sandwich Life House Concert Series, Champaign, IL (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2016.7.29 State Street Pub, Indianapolis, IN (with Walter Salas-Humara, The Vulgar Boatmen)
2016.7.28 Mickey's Acoustic Attic, Milwaukee, WI (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2016.7.27 Martyr's, Chicago, IL (with Walter Salas-Humara, The Vulgar Boatmen, The Mysteries of Life)
2016.7.22 Excelsior Brewing, Excelsior, MN (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2016.7.21 house concert, Edina, MN (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2016.7.20 Sh*tty Barn Sessions, Spring Green, WI (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2016.7.14-16 Roanoke College, Salem, VA
2016.7.6 Music At The Gazebo, Rock, MI
2016.6.29 Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, MN
2016.6.9 Cedar Cultural Center, Minneapolis, MN
2016.6.4 house concert, Sioux Falls, SD
2016.6.2 Goss Opera House, Watertown, SD
2016.5.15 Portland Abbey, Portland, OR
2016.5.14 Emmaus Lutheran Church, Eugene, OR
2016.5.10 Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR
2016.5.9 Olsens' House, Bellevue, WA
2016.5.6 Oak Grove Church Hall, Shellsburg, IA (with Beki Hemingway)
2016.5.5 Wartburg Theological Seminary, Dubuque, IA (with Beki Hemingway)
2016.5.4 Grace Lutheran Church, Dodgeville, WI (with Beki Hemingway)
2016.3.19 Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church, The Woodlands, TX
2016.3.18 Episcopal Student Center, Waco, TX
2016.3.17 The Ginger Man / SXSW, Austin, TX (with Walter Salas-Humara, Waco Brothers)
2016.3.16 New Life Lutheran Church, Dripping Springs, TX
2016.3.16 Lucy's Fried Chicken / SXSW, Austin, TX (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2016.3.15 The Continental Club / SXSW, Austin, TX (with Walter Salas-Humara, Jon Dee Graham, Holly Munoz)
2016.3.12 Lime Light, San Antonio, TX (with Walter Salas-Humara, Buttercup)
2016.3.11 Galilean Lutheran Church, Corpus Christi, TX
2016.3.9 St. John's Lutheran Church, Bellville, TX
2016.3.8 Rejoice Lutheran Church, Coppell, TX
2016.3.6 House of Prayer Lutheran Church, Houston, TX
2016.2.6 Augustana College, Sioux Falls, SD
2016.1.11-14 Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary, Berkeley, CA

2015.11.14 Resurrection Lutheran Church, Green Bay, WI
2015.11.7 Ascension Lutheran Church, Riverside, IL
2015.11.6 Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Chesterton, IN
2015.10.17 Christ the King Lutheran Church, Escanaba, MI
2015.10.6 house concert, Sacramento, CA (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2015.10.5 Don Quixote's International Music Hall, Felton, CA (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2015.10.3 Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival, San Francisco, CA (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2015.10.2 The Wilows, San Francisco, CA (with Walter Salas-Humara, Jon Langford, the Mekons)
2015.9.28 Hope Lutheran Church, Atascadero, CA
2015.9.26 Bethel Lutheran Church, Roseville, CA
2015.9.25 Friday Concert Series, Lakewood, CO (with Beki Hemingway)
2015.9.24 Spectre Mansion house concert series, Denver, CO (with Beki Hemingway)
2015.9.23 YMCA of the Rockies, Estes Park, CO
2015.9.18 Algomah Acres Honey House, Greenland, MI
2015.9.13 Living Room Sessions house concert series, Milwaukee, WI (with Bob Walkenhorst of The Rainmakers)
2015.8.30 Porcupine Mountains Music Festival, Ontonagon, MI (with Anna Egge, Ruthie Foster, Erik Koskinen)
2015.8.2-6 Heartwood Conference Center and Retreat, Trego, WI
2015.7.19-23 Called To Be A Living Voice conference, Atlanta, GA
2015.7.5 House Concert, Negaunee, MI
2015.6.20 Aster Cafe, Minneapolis, MN (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2015.6.19 Excelsior Brewery, Excelsior, MN (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2015.6.18 Fitger's Brewhouse, Duluth, MN (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2015.6.1 Matthews Winery, Woodinville, WA
2015.5.30 River Road House Concerts, Eugene, OR
2015.5.29 Zion Lutheran Church, Oregon City, OR
2015.5.28 Peace Lutheran Church, Astoria, OR
2015.5.27 Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, Maple Valley, WA
2015.5.20 Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Traverse City, MI
2015.5. 17-19 Lansing Center, Lansing, MI
2015.5.16 Festival Square, Cheboygan, MI
2015.5.15 Trinity Lutheran Church, Reed City, MI
2015.5.14 Bayliss Public Library, Sault Sainte Marie, MI
2015.3.14 University of Wisconsin Memorial Union, Madison, WI (with Jake Armerding)
2015.3.13 Heyde Center for the Arts, Chippewa Falls, WI (with Jake Armerding)
2015.1.31 Kaufman Auditorium, Marquette, MI (with Charlie Parr, Erik Koskinen)
2015.1.30 Fortune Lake Lutheran Camp, Crystal Falls, MI
2015.1.29 Besse Center Theater, Bay College, Escanaba, MI
2015.1.21 White Gull Inn, Fish Creek, WI (with Jake Amerding)

2014.12.13 Schuba's, Chicago, IL (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2014.12.12 Bath House Concert Series, East Lansing, MI (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2014.12.11 Trinity House Theatre, Livonia, MI (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2014.12.10 Magnolia Lounge, Grand Rapids, MI (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2014.12.09 Byrdhouse Concert Series, Indianapolis, IN (with Walter Salas-Humara and The Vulgar Boatmen)
2014.12.08 CSPS Hall, Cedar Rapids, IA (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2014.12.07 Cà d'Zan House Concert Series, Cambridge, IL (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2014.12.06 Anodyne, Milwaukee, WI (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2014.10.11 Incarnation Lutheran Church, Green Bay, WI
2014.10.10 Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Chesterton, IN
2014.10.09 Wittenberg University, Springfield, OH
2014.10.08 Jacob's Porch, Columbus, OH
2014.10.07 Lord of Life Lutheran Church, West Chester, OH
2014.10.06 Advent Lutheran Church, Mentor, OH
2014.10.05 FIRSTmusic Concert Series, Lorain, OH
2014.10.04 Grounds for Peace Coffeehouse Series, Southfield, MI
2014.10.03 Faith Lutheran Church, Goshen, IN
2014.09.28 Trinity Lutheran Church, Manhattan Beach, CA
2014.09.27 private house show, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
2014.09.14 Sola Gratia Concert Series, Lake Ann, MI
2014.09.13 Red Sky Stage, Petoskey, MI
2014.09.06 FirstFest, Onalaska, WI
2014.08.14 Shelden Grill, Houghton, MI
2014.08.10 CSPS Hall, Cedar Rapids, IA (with Jake Armerding and Trish Bruxvoort Colligan)
2014.08.09 GAR Hall, Peoria, IL (with Jake Armerding)
2014.08.08 UW Memorial Union Terrace, Madison, WI (with Jake Armerding)
2014.07.27 Lutheran Disaster Response Benefit, Freehold, NJ
2014.07.26 Summerfest, Biglerville, PA
2014.07.18 private house show, Edina, MN
2014.06.07 private house show, Waterman, IL (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2014.06.06 Schuba's, Chicago, IL (with Walter Salas-Humara and Jon Langford)
2014.06.05 Kiki's House of Righteous Music, Madison, WI (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2014.06.03 Aster Cafe, Minneapolis, MN (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2014.06.02 The Chapel, Northfield, MN (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2014.06.01 private house show, Wayzata, MN (with Walter Salas-Humara)
2014.04.11 Grassroots Concert Series, Nisswa, MN
2014.01.24 Anna Arts Center, Anna, IL

2013.12.28 Burnsville Performing Arts Center, Burnsville, MN (opening for BoDeans)
2013.10.17 World Food Prize Ceremony, Des Moines, IA
2013.09.12 NPR's Mountain Stage Radio Show, Grand Marais, MN (with BoDeans, Jill Sobule, The Pines)
2013.08. 9-11 Great Lakes Folk Festival, East Lansing, MI (with Kaivama, Red Tail Ring)
2013.08.08 Trinity House Theater, Livonia, MI (with Kaivama)
2013.08.07 Uncommon Ground, Chicago, IL (with Kaivama)
2013.08.1-4 California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA
2013.07.27 Nordic Fest, Decorah, IA (with Kaivama)
2013.07.19-21 Hiawatha Traditional Music Festival, Marquette, MI (with Kaivama, John Gorka, Antje Duvekot)
2013.07.18 Algomah Acres Honey Farm, Greenland, MI (with Kaivama)
2013.07.11 Lifest Music Festival, Osh Kosh, WI
2013.06.19-23 FinnFest, Hancock, MI (with Kaivama)
2013.06.17 Beaner's Concert Coffeehouse, Duluth, MN (with Kaivama)
2013.06.15 St. Peter Center for the Arts, St. Peter, MN (with Kaivama)
2013.06.14 CSPS, Cedar Rapids, IA (with Kaivama, Polka Chicks)
2013.06.13 Vox Concert Series, Marshfield, WI (with Kaivama, Polka Chicks)
2013.06.11 Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center, Rockford, IL (with Kaivama, Polka Chicks)
2013.06.09 Cedar Cultural Center (with Kaivama, Polka Chicks)
2013.06.7-8 Nisswa-Stämman Scandinavian Music Festival, Nisswa, MN (with Kaivama, Polka Chicks)
2013.06.1-2 Wartburg College, Waverly, IA
2013.04.28 Black Hills State University, Spearfish, SD
2013.04.05 University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (with Kaivama, Suo)
2013.02.26 Orpheum Theater, Hancock, MI (with Kaivama)
2013.02.25 Bay College, Escanaba, MI (with Kaivama)
2013.02.24 Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI (with Kaivama)
2013.02.23 Ironwood Theater, Ironwood, MI (with Kaivama)
2013.01.20 Wesley Chapel, Boulder, CO
2013.01.12 Vox Concert Series, Marshfield, WI (with Kaivama)
2013.01.11 Beaner's Concert Coffeehouse, Duluth, MN (with Kaivama)

2012.12.01 ScanFair, Portland, OR (with Kaivama)
2012.11.30 Swedish Cultural Center, Seattle, WA (with Kaivama)
2012.11.12 Zane Gray Ballroom, Flagstaff, AZ (with Kaivama)
2012.11.8-10 FinnFest, Tucson, AZ
2012.10.13 Lutheran Church of the Cross, Berkeley, CA
2012.09.28 The Refuge, Sacramento, CA
2012.09.11 Hibbing Community College, Hibbing, MI (with Kaivama)
2012.09.08 Puddler's Hall, Milwaukee, WI
2012.09.07 Elbo Room, Chicago, IL
2012.09.06 The Rigby Pub, Madison, WI
2012.08.13 City Park, Cokato, MN
2012.08.04 Vermillion Community College Theater, Ely, MN (with Kaivama)
2012.08.03 University of Minnesota, Duluth, MN (with Kaivama)
2012.07.7-19 Finlandia Folk Music Camp, Hancock, MI (with Kaivama)
2012.07.16 Algomah Acres Honey Farm, Greenland, MI (with Kaivama)
2012.07.15 Vista Theater, Negaunee, MI (with Kaivama)
2012.07.13 Ontonagon Theater, Ontonagon, MI (with Kaivama)
2012.07.12 L'Anse Bandshell, L'Anse, MI (with Kaivama)
2012.06.19 Bryant Lake Bowl, Minneapolis, MN
2012.06.16 FinnFest, Frederick, SD (with Kaivama)
2012.06.8-9 Nisswa-Stämman Scandinavian Music Festival, Nisswa, MN (with Kaivama)
2012.05.20 Nancy's Farm Concert Series, Bellingham, WA (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2012.05.19 Seattle Folklore Society, Seattle, WA (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2012.05.18 Traditions Cafe, Olympia, WA (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2012.05.17 Alberta St. Pub, Portland, OR (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2012.05.13 Finnish American Home Association, Sonoma, CA (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2012.05.12 Fifth St. Farms, Berkeley, CA (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2012.04.15 Wittenberg University, Springfield, OH
2012.04.14 Ohio State University, Newark, OH (with Kaivama)
2012.03.11 Cedar Cultural Center, Minneapolis, MN (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2012.03.10 River Music Experience, Davenport, IA (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2012.03.09 Focal Point, St. Louis, MO (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2012.03.07 The Monastery, Cincinnati, OH (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2012.03.06 Highlands of Ohio, Belleville, OH (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2012.03.05 Night Town, Cleveland, OH (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2012.03.04 Finnish Center, Farmington Hills, MI (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2012.03.03 Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago, IL (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2012.03.02 MadFolk Concert Series, Madison, WI (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2012.02.16-19 Finlandia Days, Lake Worth, FL (with Kaivama)
2012.02.15 Valdosta State University, Valdosta, GA (with Kaivama)
2012.02.13 Live Wire, Savannah, GA (with Kaivama)
2012.02.11 Moonlight on the Mountain, Birmingham, AL (with Kaivama)

2011.12.18 Island Music Center, Bainbridge Island, WA (with Kaivama)
2011.12.17 Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA (with Kaivama)
2011.12.11 Second Sunday Folk Dance, Crystal Falls, MI (with Kaivama)
2011.12.10 Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI (with Kaivama)
2011.12. 2-4 ScanFair, Portland, OR (with Kaivama)
2011.12.2 Broder, Portland, OR (with Kaivama)
2011.11.27 American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis, MN (with Kaivama)
2011.10.21 The Chapel, Northfield, MN (with Kaivama)
2011.09.28 Cedar Cultural Center, Minneapolis, MN (with Kaivama, Frigg)
2011.09.08 Salmagundi Center for American Art, New York, NY (with Kaivama)
2011.09.07 Cafe Nine, New Haven, CT (with Kaivama)
2011.09.05 Club Passim, Cambridge, MA (with Kaivama) 
2011.09.04 Scanfest, Budd Lake, NJ (with Kaivama)
2011.08.27 Reif Center for Performing Arts, Grand Rapids, MN (with Kaivama)
2011.08.26 Porcupine Mountains Music Fest, Ontonagon, MI (with Kaivama) 
2011.08-11-14 FinnFest, San Diego, CA (with Kaivama, Polka Chicks)
2011.08.06 Vermillion Community College Theater, Ely, MN (with Kaivama)
2011.07.29-31 FinnWest, Vancouver, BC (with Kaivama)
2011.07.28 Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle, WA (with Kaivama)
2011.07.08 Orpheum Theater, Hancock, MI(with Kaivama)
2011.07.09 Sugar Island Finn Hall, Sault Sainte Marie, MI (with Kaivama)
2011.07.08 Vista Theater, Negaunee, MI (with Kaivama)
2011.06.17 Cedar Cultural Center, Minneapolis, MN (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2011.06.15 Vesterheim Museum, Decorah, IA (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2011.06.13 Sacred Heart Music Center, Duluth, MN (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2011.06.12 Kaleva Hall, Virginia, MN (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2011.06.10-12 Nisswa-Stämman Scandinavian Music Festival, Nisswa, MN (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)
2011.06.28 Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago, IL (with Kaivama and Arto Järvelä)