Currently active musical projects

Septessence is a jazz septet that plays Nashir's original music and arrangements. The group also plays music composed by other members of the band, as well as versions of famous jazz (and otherwise) songs.


Fre(e)d - Nashir Janmohamed
With Septessence (2023)

Some things change and that's all right - Josh Mercado
Live at Austin's Coffee with Redshift (2023)

Mark VI - David Quested
Live at UCLA's Music Library (2017)

Footprints - Wayne Shorter
Live at the World Stage with the Afronauts (2015)


I Can't Get Started - Ira Gershwin and Vernon Duke
with Devin Daniels and Conor Malloy

Serendipity - Nashir Janmohamed
performance and production by Nashir

All of You - Cole Porter
with Devin Daniels and Conor Malloy

Had to See - Nashir Janmohamed
with Aaron Provisor and Conor Malloy

Intro Song - Borne Visions
with Terry Jones, Patrick Godfrey, Kevin Rush

Cindy's Song - Sara Sithi-Amnuai
with Sara Sithi-Amnuai, Aaron Shaw, Zekkereya El-Magharbel, Ravi Campbell, Joel Wenhardt, Daniel Sunshine

Reflections - Thelonious Monk
with Vail Jazz Workshop 2013

Sinkeater with AJ Kluth, Chili Corder, and Anthony Lopez

Composition, Arrangement, and Orchestration

... to be updated


Austin Peralta

Kamasi Washington

Peter Bernstein

Metamorphosis (as performed by Kendrick Scott)

Walter Smith