Andy Patterson is a veteran public school music teacher who has taught band for over 20 years in Texas. He enjoys composing and arranging music for various mediums including marching band, jazz band, orchestra, chamber ensembles. In addition, his projects have also included compositions or arrangements for radio commercials, a musical, and a website. His works have been played at many workshops and conventions including the Texas Orchestra Directors Association convention, the Abilene Summer Music Festival, and the prestigious Midwest clinic in Chicago. “Te Dije" is his first work for Wingert-Jones Publications.