Mike Risko co-owns Mike Risko Music in Ossining, New York, established in 1995. Mike Risko Music offers music lessons, group classes, and camps, as well as retail, rental and instrument repair. The music store also donates educational programs, live music and instruments, impacting hundreds of musicians in the local community. The business, a NAMM Top 100 Dealer for 10 years, has also won 19 Best of Westchester Awards, including Best Music School and Best Music Store. Mike, a professional guitar player, authored four guitar books and serves on the Greater Ossining Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and the Ossining Arts Project. Mike Risko Music has been a NAMM Member since 2013.