Owner and Chief Instructor - Rob's Guitar School
Rob Compagna is the owner and chief instructor of Rob's Guitar School with two locations in the Boston, Massachusetts area. He has been playing guitar for 36 years and teaching for 31 years and has played in New York City, Los Angeles, Boston, Texas and New England in bands such as G3 New England, Intercept, Slight Return, and C-4. He is currently the guitarist for the jazz act, the Summertime Jazz Band. He has a Bachelor of Creative Arts degree in Musical Composition and Performance from Bradford College, went to the Guitar Institute of Technology in Los Angeles, CA and taken classes from Berklee.
Rob Compagna is also the chief video instructor, founder and CEO of Shred-Machine, the worldwide teaching website dedicated to teaching guitarists how to shred on the guitar. Including his video lessons, Rob has taught thousands of students to play guitar over the years.
Rob has his own self-titled album "Rob Compagna" available on iTunes and CD Baby.
Rob holds the rank of Sandan (3rd degree black belt) in Uechi-Ryu style karate.