On 10/4/2012 8:07 PM, Carl Pultz wrote:
> So, without any reliable reference for pitch, do you look for the right
> 'feel' to appear in the performance. At the right tempo it suddenly falls
> into the pocket and gets its groove?
That can be a help. If there's no 60Hz hum present (I mostly work with
North American recordings, so it'll be 60Hz rather than 50H) I might
look at other recordings made in the same sessions for guidance. Usually
stuff recorded at a single session tends to be the same speed.