How much do you know about your favorite genre of music? UK-based studio Dorothy has designed a way for you to put your knowledge to the test, and probably learn several facts, too. The Jazz Love Blueprint poster documents the history of jazz, which is mapped out on the circuit diagram of a 1950s phonograph.
From late-1800s Jazz pioneers like Scott Joplin and Buddy Bolden to icons like Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald, this elegant poster will take you on a tour of over 1,000 musicians, artists, songwriters, and producers who have helped develop this genre. Some of the best known names are written in large print, while many others who have played a pivotal role fill the intricate workings of the circuit diagram.
By browsing this screen-print poster, you will find singer songwriters like Billie Holiday and Sarah Vaughan, bebop musicians Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie, as well as jazz instrumentalists Sonny Rollins and Art Tatum. Many others worth knowing are packed inside the blueprint, just waiting to be discovered in the many hours you will spend poring over the details.
You can see more details of this beautiful poster below, and head over to My Modern Met Store when you're ready to check out.
UK-based studio Dorothy chronicles the history and development of jazz music in this beautiful poster.
Jazz Love Blueprint Poster: A History of Jazz Music
They've also designed other screen print posters exploring different music genres like alternative, hip-hop, and rock and roll.
Alternative Love Blueprint: A History of Alternative Music
Hip-Hop Love Blueprint: A History of Hip-Hop
Rock and Roll Love Blueprint Poster
Find more of Dorothy's clever posters at My Modern Met Store!