As with most music programs, the MountainTop Strings has many financial needs each year. Our umbrella organization for the 3 Big Bear Strings Programs listed below is the Lighthouse Project, a 501c3 non-profit organization. Tax ID # 26-147-7846.

Your tax deductible donation of any amount is greatly appreciated.  


Checks can be made to the following:

Italy Tour 2019

Checks payable to Friends of MTS

Tax id 26-147-7846

Mail to:

Sharon Rizzo

PO Box 71, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

Orchestra Tuition Scholarships:

Checks Payable to "Friends of Lighthouse Youth Orchestras"

Elementary Strings Program:

Checks Payable to "Big Bear Strings"


Please Mail To:

Tracy Walton, Treasurer

P.O.  Box 2591

Big Bear City, CA 92314

MountainTop Strings is a collective of youth strings ensembles which have transformed our mountain community into a robust, thriving, and cultured musical destination for both the connoisseur and student of music. Our programs serve students 8 - 18 years of age, from beginning to advanced levels. MTS is known for its eclectic repertoire and variety of performance opportunities for our musical youth.

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