Speed of Sweet Victory – MY SWEET LORD – George Harrison -Declassifed harmonic tempo measurements, maps

Jim Deluva: “George Harrison would never steal a song with intent. Never man.”meanspeed-matherton category=victory
six songs with 1% of the speed of my Sweet Lord:
Instant Karma, John Lennon
Cupid, The Spinners
Only The Lonely, Roy Orbison
Both Sides Now, Judy Collins
Papa Was A Rolling Stone, The Temptations
Deluva: Take this whole part out – no ne cares about the results in the back as this anymore, but ya do not wanna hide them, try them here.

George Harrrison and the speed of victory
My Sweet Lord – Modern tempo map

 

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On the “regular web” There is no established precise, testable tempo attribution for George Harrison’s original version of MY SWEET LORD.  Thus we created one.

 


 Meanspeed-Matherton Speed Summary
 
median expected harmonic speed=120.8 beats per minute
average beat=~0.49672 seconds
composer=George Harrison
six songs with 1% of the speed of my Sweet Lord:
Instant Karma, John Lennon
Cupid, The Spinners
Only The Lonely, Roy Orbison
Both Sides Now, Judy Collins
Papa Was A Rolling Stone, The Temptations
Some Kind Of Wonderful, The Drifters
special fact – upon hearing about the death of Roy Orbison, George Harrison said to Tom Petty of the Traveling Wilburys, George jokingly asked Tom in graveside humor, “Aren’t you glad it wasn’t you?’