Andrew Fling was born in West Chester, Pennsylvania in 1963. As a child, Andrew played clarinet and trumpet in the school band. In college he studied music theory and composition and received a certification for K-12 music education at Arizona State University. He shares his love of music by teaching music lessons, general music and band in Christian and public schools, and through this website - MakingMusicFun.net - which he created in 2007.
Firelight and Starglow is a MMF! original work for intermediate piano solo. Although it is an original work, its qualities are characteristic of the traditional American folksong.