Robert Tarchara began studying and playing guitar at age seven and has been playing
professionally since age nineteen. His professional experience has included Jazz, Classical
and Pop music. Mr. Tarchara graduated from Berklee College of Music (Boston, Ma.) in 1985.
His private guitar instructors have included Guitar Foundation of America winner Peter Clemente
(Classical guitar) and national recording jazz fusion artist Randy Roos (Electric Guitar).
In 1988, he founded Stoughton Music Center, a music school and retail music store in Stoughton,
Massachusetts. In 1994 Robert began writing and arranging guitar books for publisher Minstrel Press
(Waukesha, Wi.). He is the author of the highly successful guitar instruction course 'The Easiest Way
to Learn Guitar'. Today Robert's guitar method is used with over 200 weekly guitar students at his
In 1997 Mr. Tarchara began arranging classical guitar transcriptions for Santorella Publications (Danvers, Ma.),
where he arranged the well respected books: 'Joplin's Greatest Rags' and 'Exceptional Classics for
Flute and Guitar'. To date Robert has twenty seven books and arrangements published and sold
throughout the world.
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In addition to running the day to day operation of Stoughton Music Center, Robert Tarchara
continues to write and arrange guitar music. Robert also performs in a Flute and Classical Guitar
Duo with highly acclaimed flutist Steve Tapper and also performs with "The Tema Jazz Brazilian
Quartet". Please click HERE for additional information.
Robert may be reached by his email address: firstname.lastname@example.org