Adam Lambert is currently Director of Bands and Brass Studies at Southern Utah University in Cedar City, Utah. Prior to his appointment at SUU Lambert was the Director of Bands at Chadron State College in Nebraska from 2005-2012. He joined the faculty at CSC after he left his position as Director of Bands at Provo High School, where he had taught from 1997-2002.
He received his bachelor's and master's degrees in Music Education from Brigham Young University. He then went on to complete a Doctoral degree in Trumpet Performance at the University of North Texas, where he studied with Keith Johnson and John Holt. Additionally, from 2002 to 2005 he was awarded a Teaching Fellowship and taught at UNT.
Dr. Lambert is an active performer, educator, and clinician in both jazz and classical. He has given clinics and guest-conducted at many events throughout the Midwestern United States. He is a member of the Nebraska Arts Council and in that capacity, has performed multiple recitals throughout the region. He is currently the principle trumpet in the Orchestra of Southern Utah and has appeared on several recordings featuring the University of North Texas Wind Symphony. He is also a performing artist for Conn-Selmer on Bach trumpets.
In the Winter 2013 edition of the Utah Music Educators Journal Lambert published an article entitled, "Applying 'Deep Learning' to Music."
Currently Dr. Lambert lives in Cedar City with his wife and four children.