Dr. Adam Lambert has recently accepted the position as Director of Bands and Brass Studies at Southern Utah University in Cedar City, Utah. For the past seven years, Dr. Lambert directed the band and brass programs at Chadron State College in Nebraska, where he conducted the Wind Symphony, Symphonic Band, Athletic Bands, and coordinated the brass studio.
As a trumpet soloist and as an active member of the Nebraska Arts Council, Dr. Lambert has performed recital performances throughout the region including the University of Nebraskaâ€Lincoln, Wayne State College (NE), the University of Wyoming, Northwest College (WY) and Colorado State University, as well as solo recital performances with the Black Hills Chamber Music Society in South Dakota and the Temple Square Concert Series in Salt Lake City, Utah.
His Bachelors and Masters Degrees are in Music Education from Brigham Young University, and his Doctorate in Trumpet Performance is from the University of North Texas. Dr. Lambert has given clinics and guest-conducted at many events, colleges and universities throughout the west and Midwestern United States.
Adam is an active trumpet educator, performer and clinician in both classical and jazz. He was awarded a Teaching Fellowship at UNT from 2002 to 2005. He performed and recorded with the University of North Texas Wind Symphony under the direction of Eugene Corporon. Adam appears on several recordings featured by the UNT Wind Symphony on the series, Teaching Music Through Performance. He has performed as a professional jazz musician at many major jazz festivals, including the Snow Bird Jazz Festival, the Park City Jazz Festival, and the Salt Lake City Jazz Festival.
Adam was the Director of Bands at Provo High School in Provo Utah from 1997 to 2002. He currently resides in Cedar City Utah with his wife Michelle and four children, Eric, Jensen, Mara, and Eliza Jane.