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Andre Previn: London Symphony Orchestra, 1986 Half note = 100

Prokofiev: Cinderella - Ballet Op. 87 - Symphony No. 1 - André Previn & London Symphony Orchestra

Gerard Schwarz: Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, 1984 Half note = 99

Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1, Piano Concerto No. 3, Romeo & Juliet - Musically Speaking - Gerard Schwarz, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra & Seattle Symphony Orchestra

Kurt Masur: Dresden Philharmonic, 1969 Half note = 108

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 2 - Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1 - Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra & Kurt Masur

MIDI Practice Tracks:

I intensely dislike the sound of the midi orchestra instruments, so I changed all the instrument patches to piano. Hopefully it’s a little more tolerable. But these should give you the rhythmic stability of a metronome, while providing much more musical information than just the click. Enjoy.

Quarter note = 130

Quarter note = 160

Quarter note = 190

Video and Recordings from YouTube:

Charles Dutoit: Montreal Symphony Orchestra music video (a la MTV)

Jean Martinon, Orchestra National de L’ORTF, 1992 (Half note= 115-118)

Sergei Koussevitsky: Boston Symphony Orchestra, 1947 (Half note = 123)

YouTube redirect:
Claudio Abbado: Chamber Orchestra of Europe, 1991
(Half note= 98)