Van Tech Music


About Van Tech

Vancouver Technical Secondary School, on Vancouver’s culturally rich East side, is a comprehensive high school offering a broad range of academic, arts, and technical studies programs. The school has held a special place in the community since 1928.

The Music Program

The Music Program is home to more than 475 students engaged in concert band, orchestra, choir, and chamber music ensembles. While meaningful and lasting education is at the core of the program, more than a dozen in-school and community performances are given each year.

We hope you’ll take the time to explore the whole website and learn more about the elements of our program.

Program Philosophy

The Van Tech Music Program builds on the belief that all students possess both the capacity and desire to express themselves creatively as individuals and as a community.


The TECH MUSIC PARENTS’ ORGANIZATION is an important component of the community that surrounds and supports various learning experiences for students. To get involved, please contact Mark Reid, Fine Arts Department Head and Director of Bands.