Essential Music

We envision a world where access to cultural enrichment is available to all.

Contact us for Lessons

Violin, piano, ukulele, guitar, fiddling and mandolin


Our collections of books and resources available to all.


Learn about our concerts and upcoming events.

Learn Violin &

Discover our comprehensive violin and fiddling program,

Learn Piano

We offer a classical foundation for your musical education.

Learn Mandolin,
Guitar and Ukulele

Our programs for Guitar, Ukulele, and Mandolin are designed to provide you with comprehensive instruction and skill development.

Chamber Ensemble

When you join our chamber music ensemble, you'll have the opportunity to perform the compositions of Haydn, Pleyel, Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, and many more

The Red River Fiddlers

Discover the art of fiddling and perform with the acclaimed Red River Fiddlers.

2024 summer

Coming soon, Summer 2024, we are excited to offer camps. Stay tuned for upcoming details and the opportunity to explore what we have in store and enroll in these enriching experiences.

About us

Who we are...

About us

Our Vision and Mission

We envision a world where access to cultural enrichment is available to all.

Our vision is for Essential Music to profoundly enrich and positively impact society, leaving a lasting impression on those who are touched by our music. Through our interactions with you, we aim to uplift and motivate. We aspire for you to be inspired to connect with others and contribute to a better world by embracing cultural growth.

Our mission is...

At Essential Music Org, our mission is to deeply enrich and inspire every student and those influenced by their music. We provide a high-quality musical experience that cultivates a lifelong love for music, enables students to reach their highest potential, and perpetuates the art form. Through our program, students have numerous opportunities for individual growth and ensemble participation, fostering creativity, self-esteem, imagination, and personal achievement.

Performing with elegance and a purpose

our story

About our Program

Music, Culture, Inspiration, Growth.

Our methodology revolves around the profound appreciation of each student’s ability. We embark on a journey of discovery, carefully discerning their inherent talents, and craft our lessons with precision. Our unwavering belief in the significance of personalized instruction stems from the understanding that no two students share identical learning paths. Our foremost objective is to nurture growth, instilling in our students the courage to embrace musical challenges and embark on a transformative journey, elevating their skills to a higher levels in order to inspire others and serve their community.

About the founders

Her career is diverse, encompassing roles as a recording artist, composer, performer, studio musician, instructor, and author for Mel Bay Publications. She is an active member of the American String Teachers Association and holds membership with ASCAP as a writer and publisher.

Julianna Waller-Martinez’s musical journey is a testament to her exceptional talent and versatility.

Carlos believes that music, is the art of crafting beauty from invisible blocks, resonates with form, lines, movement, and storytelling. Carlos Martinez wholeheartedly embraces this belief. Hailing from Managua, Nicaragua, he is a concert pianist, prolific composer, and a creative force in diverse musical styles. His visionary spirit seeks to infuse culture through the power of music, inspiring individuals of all ages with elegance and grace.

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Our collections of books and resources available to all.

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