When I was just a kid in the 1970's, my mom had a 8 track tape of Deodato that was all instrumental and it was cool. It was like a quiet storm kind of contemporary jazz that I played over and over. Typed Deodato's name into YouTube and here is one of the tracks from that record! Enjoy! GC

Eumir Deodato - September 13 [from the lp Prelude 1973]