Eumir Deodato

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Birthday
21, 1943
Birthplace
Brazil
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
21, 1943 (age 75)
Birthplace
Brazil

About

Eclectic musician known for his ability to seamlessly mesh genres, such as rock, jazz, Brazilian, and orchestral.

Before Fame

He was largely self-taught, mastering the accordion at age 12 and beginning his recording career by age 17.

Trivia

His ability to cross genres served him well and he collaborated on over 500 albums.

Family Life

His parents were Italian and Portuguese.

Associated With

His hit funk take on Richard Strauss' Also Sprach Zarathustra was used in 1979's Being There starring Peter Sellers.