Herreman | College of Mass Communication and Media Arts | SIU

Southern Illinois University



Todd Herreman

Senior Lecturer, Radio, Television, and Digital Media

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Master of Legal Studies at SIU School of Law, 2009
B.S. in Music at Indiana University, 1981
Email: toddh@siu.edu
Office: COMM 13A


Todd Herreman is a twenty-year Los Angeles based music industry
veteran as producer, songwriter, composer, engineer and session
musician, garnering multiple gold and platinum records. He recorded
and toured for a year with Prince. His credit and client list also includes
Michael Jackson, Brian Wilson, Jeff Beck, Jodie Watley and Adam Ant.
In addition, he has scored music for feature film, television and
commercials. In 2004, he turned his attention to teaching Audio
Engineering, Producing, MIDI, and Music Business at Southern Illinois
University. He holds a degree in Music and Philosophy from Indiana
University and a Master of Legal Studies from SIU School of Law, with
a concentration in Intellectual Property. Todd is an alumnus of the
prestigious Leadership Music program in Nashville.

Todd is also the faculty advisor to Digital Dog Records, the student run
record label; Musicians United Southern Illinois Carbondale, the
musicians networking/jamming group; and the Audio Engineering
Society. He has organized and hosted industry panels, recording and
mixing workshops, and songwriting/producing seminars. Guests have
included top engineers, producers, hit songwriters, and industry
executives. Todd is the faculty audio supervisor for Studio A, the
student-produced, multi-camera music video production that is
broadcast on WSIU-TV. He started the summer internship program in
Nashville for the College of Mass Communication and Media Arts at

Todd’s research interests focus on copyright issues that impact the
music and entertainment industry, and his presentations and
publications include topics on licensing and technology, sampling, and
fair use.

Industry affiliations include: The Recording Academy (NARAS), voting
member; ASCAP, writer and publisher; Audio Engineering Society
(AES), professional member; member of Music and Entertainment
Industry Educators Association (MEIEA).


Audio Engineering, MIDI Production, Music Producing and Music Business.