Listen: Duo Cortona and derek bermel out of the box 

December 23, 2015

Derek Bermel performs at Merkin Concert Hall. Click here to listen.

Colorado Public Radio

May 5, 2014

Derek talks about his residency with the Colorado Chamber Players on Colorado Public radio click here.

WITF 89.5 FM: Composing Thoughts

August 26, 2007

Listen to an interview with Derek Bermel and host, John Clare on Composing Thoughts, airing Sunday evenings at 6 pm on WITF-FM, 89.5.


July 3, 2005

eighth blackbird plays 'Tied Shifts' on NPR. To hear interview click here. 

classical kusc: Sound investment

May 2011 

Host Alan Chapman documents the world premiere of Derek Bermel's Mar de Setembro, with soloist Luciana Souza. Click here to listen.

Jalc radio - new composers: derek bermel, dafnis prieto

March 3, 2008

A premier of Derek Bermel's 'Migration Series,' based on Jacob Lawrence's paintings of the northern exodus of Afro-Americans in the early 20th century, performed by the American Composers Orchestra with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. Click here to listen.

ASCAP : audio portrait

August 21, 2007

Portrait of composer with audio samples from his recent cd: Soul Garden. To view page and hear samples click here.


September 13, 2002

"Soundcheck" host, John Schaefer, speaks with Derek Bermel about Thracian Echoes. To hear interview click here.


NPR : weekend edition

December 15, 2002

Liane Hansen speaks with Derek Bermel about his cd: "Soul Garden." To hear interview click here.