Compiled by Simon Montgomery, © 2001

Chronology by Year - 1970

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  1970.01     Reprise Records Reception London,  England  
Joni’s record company held a reception shortly after her
arrival in England for the upcoming Festival Hall concert.
Joni was also interviewed by Caroline Boucher.

  1970.01.17   Royal Festival Hall London,  England  

  1970.01.29   This Is Tom Jones!—Elstree TV Studios London,  England  
Broadcast by ABC-TV in the U.S. and ITV in the U.K.

  1970.03.11   12th Annual Grammy Awards—Shrine Auditorium Los Angeles,  CA  
Joni received a Grammy for ‘Best Folk Performance’
for the Clouds album.

  1970.07.26   Mariposa Folk Festival—Centre Island Toronto,  ON  
Other performers included David Rea and James Taylor

  1970.08.29   Isle of Wight Festival—East Afton Farm Isle Of Wight,  GodshilleEngland  
Several selections from Joni’s performance were
released on videotape, laserdisc and DVD.

  1970.09     A Spanish Restaurant Nashville,  TN  
Joni, Dennis Hopper, Michele Phillips, and Micky Newbury
joined Johnny Cash for a late night of food, fun, and music
after the season's first taping of The Johnny Cash Show.

  1970.09.03   BBC Television Centre London,  England  
Joni was featured on guitar, piano and dulcimer.
This program, the initial show of the BBC In Concert
series, was broadcast on Oct. 9, 1970.

  1970.10.07   The Johnny Cash Show—ABC TV, Ryman Auditorium Nashville,  TN  
Broadcast date.

  1970.10.09   Joni Mitchell - In Concert London,  England  
This program was subtitled Joni Mitchell Sings Joni Mitchell.
Joni was featured on guitar, piano and dulcimer in the premier
episode of the BBC In Concert series.

  1970.10.16   Greenpeace Benefit Concert—Pacific Coliseum Vancouver,  BC  
Joni Mitchell, Phil Ochs, and the BC band Chilliwack performed at
a benefit concert for the Don't Make A Wave Committee, which
raised $17,000 for Greenpeace. James Taylor also appeared
as Joni's surprise guest.

  1970.10.18   Gentle On My Mind—KCOP-TV Los Angeles,  CA  
Described as a ‘rock-folk’ TV Special, this program featured
John Hartford, Pete Seeger and Joni. The full program title
was Hartford, Mitchell & Seeger - Gentle On Your Mind.

  1970.10.29   In Concert—BBC Radio 1, Paris Theatre London,  England  
James Taylor also appeared, accompanying Joni on several
songs, and performed several of his own. The program was
broadcast on Dec. 27 and 30.

  1970.11.07   Dillon Gymnasium, Princeton Univ. Princeton,  NJ  
Joni appeared for the encore during a James Taylor concert
and sang “You Can Close Your Eyes” with James.

  1970.11.13   Fillmore East New York,  NY  
Joni Mitchell sat in with the Mothers of Invention, sang
on several songs, and recited her poem Penelope>/i>.

  1970.11.21   Royal Festival Hall London,  England  

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