Eumir Deodato

Eumir Deodato De Almeida

Also known as A. Deodato, Deadata, Deadato, Deodata, Deodate, Deodato, Deodato Rhapsody, Deodato/Airto, Деодато, Э. Деодато, E. Barnes, E. D. Dato, E. Deadato, E. Deodata, E. Deodato, E.Deodato, Emir Deodato, Enmir Deodato, Eumir, Eumir Deggato, Eumir Deodata, Eumir Deodator, Eumir Deorato, Eumir Dobato, Eumire Deodato, Eumire Deodato (Eumir), Eumit Deodato, Eunir Deodata
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://www.eumirdeodato.com, http://www.myspace.com/edeodato

Discography of Eumir Deodato:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 The Bossa Nova Sessions, Vol. 1 23 Audio 2002 Irma
2 Plays Marcos Valle--Summer Samba 13 Audio 2002 Irma
3 S.O.S. Fire In The Sky 2 Audio 1984
4 Keep On Movin' / Keep It In The Family 2 Audio 1982 Warner Bros. Records
5 Happy Hour 3 Audio 1982 Warner Bros. Records
6 Motion 6 Audio 1984 Warner Bros. Records
7 Night Cruiser (Long Version) 2 Audio 1980 Warner Bros. Records
8 Also Sprach Zarathustra (2001) / Spirit Of Summer 2 Audio 1973 CTI Records
9 Prelude 6 Audio 1997-09-02 Legacy
10 Best Of Deodato 6 Audio 1977
11 First Cuckoo 8 Audio 1975 MCA Records
12 Night Cruiser 2 Audio 1980 Warner Bros. Records
13 Lovin' Is Really My Game / Are You For Real / This Is For The Lover In You 3 Audio Rated "X" Records
14 Deodato: The Bossa Nova Sessions Vol. 2 24 Audio 2003 Irma
15 Keep On Movin' / Whistle Bump (Remix) 2 Audio 1982 Warner Bros. Records
16 Deodato 2 5 Audio 1973 CTI Records
17 Love Island 8 Audio 1978 Warner Bros. Records
18 Star Edition 10 Audio 1973 CTI Records
19 Os Catedráticos / Tremendão 14 Audio 1998 Ubatuqui
20 Skyscrapers 11 Audio 2002 Irma
21 Knights Of Fantasy 8 Audio 1979 Warner Bros. Records
22 Prelude 6 Audio 1973 CTI Records
23 Happy Hour 7 Audio 1982 Warner Bros. Records
24 Happy Hour 3 Audio 1982 Warner Bros. Records
25 Deodato 2 5 Audio 1974 Record Bazaar
26 Also Sprach Zarathustra (2001) 2 Audio 1973 CTI Records
27 Prelude 6 Audio 1973 CTI Records
28 Rhapsody In Blue / Super Strut 2 Audio 1973 CTI Records
29 Keep On Movin' / Keep It In The Family 2 Audio 1982 Warner Bros. Records
30 Happy Hour 7 Audio 1982
31 First Cuckoo 7 Audio MCA Records
32 S.O.S. Fire In The Sky 2 Audio 1984 Warner Bros. Records
33 Deodato 2 8 Audio 2002-06-18
34 First Cuckoo 7 Audio 1975 MCA Records
35 Love Island 8 Audio 1978 Warner Bros. Records
36 Superstrut / Rhapsody In Blue 2 Audio 1973 CTI Records
37 Artistry 7 Audio 1974 MCA Records
38 S.O.S. Fire In The Sky (Special 12" Disarmamix) 2 Audio 1984-12-00 Warner Bros. Records
39 In Concert 7 Audio 1989-08-22 CBS
40 DonatoDeodato 6 Audio 1973 Muse Records
41 Whistle Bump 3 Audio 1979 Warner Bros. Records
42 In Concert 5 Audio 1974-03-28 CTI Records
43 Os Catedraticos 73 11 Audio Not On Label (Eumir Deodato)
44 In Concert 5 Audio 1974 CTI Records
45 In Concert 5 Audio 1974 CTI Records
46 Are You For Real / This Is For The Lover In You / Lovin' Is Really My Game 3 Audio Rated "X" Records
47 Preludes & Rhapsodies 13 Audio 2001 Raven Records
48 Whirlwinds 6 Audio 1974
49 Deodato:Lounge'64 12 Audio 2002 Irma
50 Fire In The Sky / East Side Strut 2 Audio Dance Classics


Born the 22nd of June 1942 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and by 1967 moved to the USA.

Musician, composer, arranger and producer. Known for his 1979-1982 production work for [a=Kool & The Gang] and composing TV and film scores.

Primarily based in the jazz realm but who historically has been known for eclectic melding of big band and combo jazz with varied elements of rock/pop, R&B/funk, Brazilian/Latin, and symphonic or orchestral music. Mainly, his records can be categorized as pop/jazz or crossover jazz. His successes as an original artist (keyboards) occurred mainly in the 1970s. Since then, he has produced or arranged music in more than 500 albums for acts ranging from [a=Kool & The Gang] to [a=Björk], [a=Christophe] and [a=K.D. Lang], while keeping his collaborations with fellow Brazilian artists [a=Milton Nascimento], [a=Ithamara Koorax] and [a=Marcos Valle].


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