B.J. Leiderman, Composer Of Public Radio Themes, Releases First Album Of Songs

May 23, 2017

The album cover of "BJ." The artwork is by Paul M. Howey.
Credit photo: courtesy of B.J. Leidermann

You’ve heard the name B.J.Leiderman many times during the credits at the end of public radio shows. . And if you’re a devoted WPSU listener, you probably hear his music every day.  After a decades-long career as a composer and performer, Leiderman has finally released his first album, titled "BJ." WPSU’s Kristine Allen spoke with him from his home in Asheville, North Carolina.