A strong proponent of arts integration, Blanchard conducts teacher workshops and residencies in schools and colleges all over the country.  History Alive-The Power of Music showcases programs that are interactive, educational, and fun. Jonathan also performs concerts showcasing his own original works at colleges, churches, festivals and performing arts venues throughout the United States.  Blanchard is a Lincoln Center Teaching Artist. He also serves on the teaching artist rosters for the Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Alabama. Arts integration with core curriculum is the central theme of his work. Blanchard brings historical events alive through music. Using concert/talk format with full band accompaniment Jonathan’s presentation, can be adapted to accommodate any grade level.