At Mike Risko Music, we want to do our part to keep the music playing in spite of the Covid-19 Pandemic and NYS mandatory closing of all non-essential businesses. We have transitioned to all live video lessons for the time being. Students can study music with us from the comfort of their own home with one of our amazing teachers. Mike Risko Music offers private lessons on all instruments and voice and students can also take one of our group classes all using an on-line platform. All ages and levels are welcome. Check out the videos below. Also, be sure to check out our Facebook pages for free mini lessons and live shopping videos from our store. If you would like to purchase something during this time, you can make the purchase over the phone and we are offering delivery. Music is sure to lift your spirits during these unprecedented times, so be sure to keep the music playing. For more information and to set up live video lessons, please call us at 914-762-8757 or fill out the inquiry form below. We look forward to getting back to our regular lives and schedules as soon as this situation passes. Most importantly, we wish all our customers and students lots of good health.
Thank you voters! We are thrilled to be a 6 year, nine time Best of Westchester winner in the categories of Best Music School, Best Music Store, Best After School Program and Best Unique Birthday Parties. Thank you National Association of Music Merchants! We are thrilled to be a 6 year Top 100 Winner Recognized as one of the top three finalists in the catogories of Innovation and Dealer of the Year.
The Mike Risko Music School is owned by Mike and Miriam Risko who have created an environment where students of all ages and levels can study music and progress at their own pace. From the music maker to the virtuoso, there is a place for everyone. Students can choose from the private lesson program or the group class program. They can perform in a band, in a musical or they can enjoy a performance and be a part of the audience. All students have the opportunity to perform regularly in many different kinds of venues including in-house in the Risko Music "Rock Star Zone" and the "Performance Education Space". The Risko's school provides Westchester County with educated teachers who guide students of all ages through their curriculum which guarantees success and enjoyment of music.
You can get started at the Mike Risko Music School by calling 914-762-8757. Students can register on line, on the phone or in person. We invite you in to meet us, take a tour of our school and learn all about how you can get started playing a musical instrument. During this complimentary consulation, prospective students can read all about our teachers and meet them. Be sure to browse our website and learn all about who we are and what we do. Join us for one of our events and check back here frequently to see what is going on.
In addition to our school, we also have a full line music store complete with music books and sheet music. We carry guitars and bass guitars like Ibanez, Godin, PRS and Seagull. We also carry Fano Guitars and Two Rock Amps in addition to Tama Drums and a full line of brand new band instruments for rent and purchase. We offer instrument repair and service and we stock all musical accessories. We are open convenient hours and are easily accessible from all areas. Visit us anytime or call us for more information at 914-762-8757.
What can I register for?
Join us for Spring Session private lessons and classes. We are now accepting registration for private lessons on all instruments and voice and a variety of group classes listed below! You can also register for Moana Jr. 914-762-8757. We are also now accepting registration for Rock Band Camp and Musical Theater Camp. Inquire within.
Rock/Pop Vocal Classes, Rock Band Classes, Intro to Piano for Prek and K and Rock Star Jr Voice Classes for PreK and K, Musical Theatre Workshops and acting improv classes, Mommy and Me Classes, group guitar for beginners and much much more!
What's Going on?
Thursday Feb 27, Friday Feb 28 and Sun March 1: Come see our production of Willy Wonka Jr! All performances are at 7pm. This fun, musical theater production is free but reservations are a must. Email email@example.com to reserve a seat.
Thursday March 12: Adult Rock Band Workshop performance at 7:30pm at Mike Risko Music. Join us for the best "recital" in town! Just show up.
Thursday March 19: Open Mic 7pm sponsored by Boss/Roland and Mike Risko Music. Play a tune and use some really hip, new equipment while you perform. Bring your own instrument, we will supply the rest. No cover, sign up in advance to play or just listen, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Two song maximum.
Friday March 13: Come see the Mike Risko Band at Maya Riviera on North Sate Road in Briarcliff Manor NY. The band will be playing from 8-10pm. There is no cover, however reservations to have dinner is required. All guests may make a donation of any amount to request or play a song with the Mike Risko Band. All proceeds from this will go directly to the Ossining PTA. The band will also be donationg their earnings from the evening to the PTA. To make a reservation, email email@example.com Families are welcome.
Friday March 27: 7-9pmCome See Elisa Peimer perform an evening of her original music as a part of our Music on The Avenue Series. Mike Risko Music is bringing free, live music into our super cool Performance Education Space for people to enjoy. For information, call 914-762-8757 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a seat.
Friday April 24: If you are a Pocantico School District parent, the Mike Risko Band will be back to play your yearly gala and we can't wait.
Saturday April 25: Come see the Mike Risko Band at Earth Day at the Ossining Waterfront. We will be playing a lunch time set.
Friday August 7: The Mike Risko Band will be performing at the Ossining Waterfront as a part of the Ossining Waterfront Concert Series from 7-9pm. Save the date!
Want to learn more about Mike Risko Music? Check out this amazing video about our school and store courtesy of Westchester Magazine! https://youtu.be/OkCQRn-rif4
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We are open until 9pm during the week and have flexible scheduling options.
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Our hours are Monday-Thursday 1-9, Friday 1:30-5:30 and Saturday 9:30-5
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Now accepting registration for Rock Band Camp and Musical Theater Camp 2020
Now accepting registration for Rock Band Camp 2020 and other summer music programs. Click on the picture to watch a video all about Rock Band Camp!