• Welcome to Mr. Lambert's Webpage
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    Name: Toby Lambert
    Email Address: tobias.lambert@matsuk12.us
    Phone number: (907) 761-1517
    THE 2017-2018 CMS MUSICAL IS:
    Addams Family  
    Mandatory Audition Practice is Aug. 14 from 2:30 PM till 4PM in the band room.   Auditions are Aug. 15 after school till done.   See Mr. Lambert or Mr. Wargo for more information. 
    To Parents/Students:
    Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year. There is lots of info on this site. Enjoy.
    -Registration for 2017-2018 Music Classes will start around July 15.  I will contact parents via phone or email to register.  All music registration comes through the CMS music department.  Contact me if you have questions.  
    -Incoming 6th graders-Clarinets/Percussion Workshop: Aug. 9 Percussion from 2:30-3:30 PM (work on learning about new instruments that will be used/give out percussion assignments).  Clarinets/Bass Clarinet (work on playing above the breakline of the instrument/look over music needs): 3:30-5PM.    Please plan on attending.
    -Fall Concert is Sept. 11 for Band, Sept. 12 for Choir and Oct 2 for Orchestra.  Call is 6:30 PM for all concerts.
    -CMS Music Open House/ Booster meeting: Wed. Aug. 16 at 7PM in the CMS Band room. We will giving parents an overview of the entire school year.  
    -Tri-M application to join for the 2017-2018 school year are due to Mr. Lambert by Sept. 5, 2017.  Go to the Tri-M page for more info.  
    -Audition playing and singing test will start in the first week of school.   Music/Locker will be available after you register your child for music classes with me.  Thank you.
    -7th-8th grade jazz band and jazz choir will have sign-up on the first day of school.  Jazz band starts Aug. 16 at 6:45 AM-7:25 AM and Jazz choir starts Aug. 17 at 6:45 AM-7:25 AM.  
    NEED a NEW 2017-2018 music calendar- 2017-2018 Concert Schedule
    Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year. I am excited about this year and CMS has lots of great music activities for our students. I am always welcome to input and suggestions from you at any time. Feel free to use the e-mail link above to keep in touch with me throughout the year.

    I need to distribute materials to your child so that they can get back into school mode (yes, summer is just about over).  Presently, each students has syllabus, music, locker assignments (for band and orchestra only) already to go.   Please stop by CMS over the next 2 ½ weeks to pick up materials.  Here are the times that I am going to be at CMS.


    Monday, July 24: 9 AM-3 PM***

    Tuesday, July 25: 9 AM-6:15 PM***

    Wednesday, July 26: 9AM-8 PM***

    Thursday, July 27: 9 AM-3PM***

    Friday, July 28: 9AM-3 PM***

    Monday, July 31: 9AM-3PM***

    Tuesday, Aug. 1: 9AM-3PM

    Wednesday, Aug. 2: 9AM-3PM

    Thursday, Aug. 3: 9AM-8 PM

    Friday, Aug. 4: 9AM-3PM

    Monday, Aug. 7: 9AM-3PM

    ++++I will be around the school on Aug. 8-11 (normally 7AM-3PM) but I am partly tied up with staff meetings and activities.  If you stop by, I will try to help you if I am not tied up with a staff event.


    I will be at the CMS open house (I believe it is scheduled for Aug. 10)


    ***Please note: I am in Jury Duty for all of July.  If I am called into the Palmer Courts, I will not be at CMS that day.  I will post an updated times on my CMS website for people to come in if they would like.  I will also leave a note on the CMS door so that you know I am not in the building.  Sorry about this. 


    If I am in a lesson with a student, please still come in and I will stop to talk with you.  Thank you.




    Before School

    Jazz Band-M&W: 6:45 AM-7:25 AM

    Jazz Choir-T&Th: 6:45 AM-7:25 AM


    6th Band


    Orchestra (Small Ensemble)


    6th Choir


    7th-8th Choir (Advance Choir)


    7th-8th Band (Advance Band)






    Enrichment Class-Beginning Band/Guitar/Mythology/Musical Theater

    After school

    Lots of activities

    Lambert in Trinidad

    Changes to this page 7/19/17):
    1.Massive update on most pages 
    2. Changes Overview page by adding info about times to pick up materials.
    3. Musical page updated
    4. Concert Calendar adjusted 
    My Grading Policy
    Grading is based on several items:
    Attendance/participation:100 pts per week (10pts per day for attendance and 10 pts for participation)
    Concerts: 250 pts per concert (includes-warm-up, performance, listening, dress, attendance)
    Practice Charts: 35 pts a week for 2 hours of practice (forms next to practice charts box)
    Extra Credit: 25 pts per item (go to a concert, art museum, play, or any "Arts" event)-turn in
    program/ticket into practice chart box with name.
    Auditions/Projects: Most of these items range from 50 pts to 100 pts. These are mostly in-class
    Need Practice Charts-Click Here:
    Need help with improving your practice-goto Tips for Practicing.
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