Suraya Mohamed

Suraya Mohamed appears in the following:

NPR Music 2022 Staff Picks: Suraya Mohamed

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

NPR Music's senior manager shares her favorite albums and songs of 2022.


The story of jazz in 2022: A year-end listening party

Saturday, December 17, 2022

After a year defined by emergence and creative combination, our critics zoom in on their own listening to choose one inescapable album and song each.


Eliane Elias: Tiny Desk Concert

Friday, December 09, 2022

One of the most respected names in Latin jazz gives a commanding performance behind the Tiny Desk.


Ezra Collective: Tiny Desk Concert

Thursday, November 10, 2022

The London-based group brought intensity and energy to its long-awaited set behind the Tiny Desk.


SFJAZZ Collective: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Thursday, August 11, 2022

The talented cohort of jazz artists perform a selection of songs that reflect on isolation, social upheaval and hope.


J'Nai Bridges: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Monday, June 27, 2022

The Grammy Award-winning opera singer performs a classical, jazz and gospel influenced set.


Maverick City Music: Tiny Desk Concert

Thursday, June 23, 2022

The contemporary worship music collective performs behind the Tiny Desk, featuring a special appearance by gospel legend Kirk Franklin.


Naira Marley: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Wednesday, June 08, 2022

The celebrated Afrobeat star performs an upbeat Tiny Desk (home) concert including several songs from his debut album.


IDK: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

The rapper gives a captivating, cool performance from his Los Angeles home for an audience of neighbors and friends.


Catherine Russell: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Friday, February 11, 2022

The celebrated jazz singer performs a selection of popular early jazz standards at the GB Juke Joint Studio.


esperanza spalding: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Friday, January 07, 2022

spalding and the Loving presences play a spirit-nourishing Tiny Desk home concert featuring selections from her Songwrights Apothecary Lab, (S.A.L.) project.


Suraya Mohamed

Thursday, December 16, 2021

NPR Music's senior manager shares her favorite albums and songs of 2021.


The Urban Griot, Dr. Billy Taylor: A Centennial Celebration

Thursday, September 30, 2021

We're celebrating the legacy of Dr. Billy Taylor — with a look at his multifaceted career, his musical philosophy, and the impact he left.


IDK, 'Santa Monica Blvd'

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Life's big challenges have fueled the rapper's hard-earned success. "Santa Monica Blvd" affirms a triumphant IDK, punctuated by the hook: "I win, I win, again and again."


Immanuel Wilkins: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Wednesday, February 03, 2021

The jazz saxophonist and his quartet perform three songs that speak directly to the struggle and triumph of the Black experience for Tiny Desk's Black History Month celebration.


JLCO Septet with Wynton Marsalis: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Tuesday, February 02, 2021

The political is personal for the nine-time Grammy winner. Watch him lead the Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra Septet through three songs from his Democracy! Suite.


A Preview Of New Music To Start Off 2021

Wednesday, January 06, 2021

Another member of the NPR Music team previews two of the albums she's looking forward to hearing in 2021.


Toast Of The Nation 2021

Monday, December 28, 2020

Say goodbye to 2020 and hello to 2021 with live music from some of the best jazz groups performing today, featuring the Catherine Russell Trio, Pink Martini, KOKOROKO and The Jazz Gallery All-Stars.


Cory Henry: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Monday, December 21, 2020

The former Snarky Puppy keyboardist and bandleader performs a special holiday Tiny Desk for our quarantine series.


Ring In The Holiday Season With Sherman Irby

Thursday, December 10, 2020

Sherman Irby, saxophonist in the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, brings a fresh take to holiday favorites with his quintet. Christian McBride hosts.