"Liderman's music is earnest, and imbued with an uncompromising individualism."
- Hans Werner Henze

"Liderman's music has both sophistication and primal energy..."
- The New York Times
"Liderman supplied shape, coherence, direction, sweep, lyricism and a knack for word settings. Liderman is a composer worth knowing..."
- The San Francisco Examiner

"Liderman has a voice of his own, both coherent and compelling. I look forward to hearing more of his music..."
- The Chicago Tribune

"Liderman stood out for energy, color and concision."
- The Independent, London

"A remarkably unusual music."
- Stuttgarter Zeitung