Ed Herrmann

Ed Herrmann is a composer, producer and performer in Chicago, IL.

He has composed music for dance, theater, and broadcast; created audio tours for museums throughout the country; and produced radio features on a wide variety of subjects.

Ed created the early podcast "Wake Up and Hear the Roses" and has produced for the Poetry Foundation. His sound design for the Chicago History Museum’s “Lincoln Transformed” exhibit won the American Association of Museums Gold Award for best audio tour in the country for 2009, and his online audio guides are part of Openlands Lakeshore Preserve.

In 2005, he was a final-round judge for the TC/RHDF Competition: Best Documentary Award.