Recital: Jialin Guo '24 MM, Jazz Drums

NEC: Pierce Hall | Directions

241 St. Botolph St.
Boston, MA
United States

NEC's students meet one-on-one each week with a faculty artist to perfect their craft. As each one leaves NEC to make their mark in the performance world, they present a full, professional recital that is free and open to the public. It's your first look at the artists of tomorrow.

Jialin Guo '24 MM studies Jazz Drums with Jerry Bergonzi and Donny McCaslin is the recipient of the Kimball P. Stickney Memorial Scholarship.

This is an in-person event with a private stream available to the NEC community here:


  • Jialin Guo '24 MM, drums
  • Gabriel Nieves, tenor saxophone
  • Zihao Liu, guitar
  • Nick Isherwood, bass
  • Jerry Bergonzi, studio teacher
  • Donny McCaslin, studio teacher
  1. Bobby Hutcherson | Isn't This My Sound Around Me?

  2. Ellis Marsalis | Magnolian Triangle

  3. Jialin Guo | New Tune

  4. Sonny Rollins (arr. Mike Moreno) | Airegin

  5. Mike Moreno | The Hill of Kykuit

  6. Walter Smith III | Apollo

  7. Bill Stewart | Think Before You Think