Our Story

Stoughton Music Center was founded in November 1988 by Stoughton High School (class of 1983) and Berklee College of Music graduate Robert Tarchara.

A Local Staple

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Robert's mother Rosalie was a music teacher in the Stoughton Public School system for over 25 years.

Tarchara's parents started an antique business in Stoughton in 1963, making the Tarchara name part of Stoughton's retail community for  60 years!


Decades of Excellence

Stoughton Music Center has been teaching private lessons and group ensembles on many instruments and voice to students of all ages and levels for over 34 years to the local surrounding towns.

Our Music Store

We are one of the USA's top dealers of KALA Ukuleles , and Spanish made Jose Ramirez, Alhambra and Admira Classical Guitars. Our online eBay and Reverb stores continue to grow each year. Our Retail store also sells Violins/Violas, Music accessories and all the Classic Method Books. We also repair most Fretted and Band Instruments as well. 


Robert is a professional nylon string guitar player and a world wide sold published author and arranger of 27 Classical Guitar transcriptions and Guitar Instruction books.

A Respected Author & Musician