We are pleased to welcome Matthew Blanchard to our CMS brass faculty. Matthew holds a B.A. in Music Education, with a minor in vocal performance from The Pennsylvania State University, where he studied under Eric Henry, David Yinger, and Velvet Brown. While at Penn State, Matthew performed with the Marching Blue Band, Concert Choir, Symphonic Wind Ensemble, various jazz bands, and many other chamber groups on tuba, sousaphone, trumpet, and trombone. He is a high school music teacher and the band director for the Palmerton Area School District.  Learn more about Matthew Blanchard.