The FAU Jazz Band performs important big-band music of the swing-era, the latest contemporary charts for large jazz ensemble and everything in between. Lead by Dr. Courtney D. Jones, Assistant Professor of Music, it is an ensemble with high standards and high energy. Any student playing a traditional big band instrument is eligible to audition at the start of each semester. Current audition information. Contact Dr. Jones at CourtneyJones@fau.edu or FAUBands@fau.edu for audition information.