This work-in-progress lists all currently known appearances, drawn from a variety of sources.
Researched, Compiled, and Maintained by Simon Montgomery, © 2001-2023.
Special thanks to Joel Bernstein for his contributions and assistance.
Latest Update: July 25, 2022
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1979 Interview-CBC Radio Los Angeles, CA
Joni and Henry Lewy were interviewed by Malka.
1979.05.06 May 6 Coalition Rally—Anti-Nuclear Rally Washington, DC
1979.05.19 The Entertainers—CBC Radio Los , CA
A music and interview program. Joni and Henry Lewy
were interviewed by Malka Marom.
1979.05.27 Berkeley Jazz Festival—Greek Theatre Berkeley, CA
Joni performed with Jaco Pastorius, Don Alias,
Herbie Hancock and Tony Williams.
1979.06.15 Playboy Jazz Festival—Hollywood Bowl Hollywood, CA
Joni was accompanied by Herbie Hancock,
Don Alias, Gene Perla and Michael Brecker.
The Persuasions were the opening act.
Joni Mitchell - Electric Guitar, Piano
Pat Metheny - Guitar
Lyle Mays - Keyboards
Jaco Pastorius - Bass
Michael Brecker - Sax
Don Alias - Drums, Percussion
The Persuasions - Vocals
1979.07.19 Tour Rehearsals Hollywood, CA
July 19-21 and July 23-29
1979.08.03 Zoo Amphitheatre Oklahoma City, OK
1979.08.05 Red Rocks Amphitheatre Morrison, CO
1979.08.06 Red Rocks Amphitheatre Morrison, CO
1979.08.09 Mississippi River Festival Edwardsville, IL
1979.08.11 Pine Knob Music Theatre Clarkston, MI
1979.08.12 Pine Knob Music Theatre Clarkston, MI
1979.08.14 Blossom Music Center Cuyahoga Falls, OH
1979.08.16 Alpine Valley Music Theatre E. Troy, WI
1979.08.17 Alpine Valley Music Theatre E. Troy, WI
1979.08.19 Minneapolis Auditorium Minneapolis, MN
1979.08.21 The Music Shed at Tanglewood Lenox, MA
1979.08.22 Merriweather Post Pavilion Columbia, MD
1979.08.23 Merriweather Post Pavilion Columbia, MD
1979.08.25 Forest Hills Tennis Stadium New York, NY
1979.08.27 Civic Center Providence, RI
1979.08.28 Robin Hood Dell West Philadelphia, PA
Renamed The Frederic R. Mann Music Center later in 1979
1979.09.02 Pacific Coliseum Vancouver, BC
A press conference was held at the Coliseum after the concert
1979.09.03 Memorial Coliseum Portland, OR
1979.09.07 Civic Auditorium San Francisco, CA
1979.09.08 Civic Auditorium San Francisco, CA
1979.09.09 Santa Barbara County Bowl Santa Barbara, CA
Portions of this concert were released on the live album
Shadows And Light. An edited videotape of the concert
was shown on the Showtime cable channel and later
released on videotape, laserdisc and DVD.
1979.09.12 Greek Theatre Los Angeles, CA
1979.09.13 Greek Theatre Los Angeles, CA
1979.09.14 Greek Theatre Los Angeles, CA
1979.09.15 Greek Theatre Los Angeles, CA
1979.09.16 Greek Theatre Los Angeles, CA
1979.11.10 The Art Garden Los Angeles, CA
Joni attended a party celebrating the publication of STARART,
a coffee table art book exhibiting the fine art of several music
Icons. The book was designed and edited by Deborah Chesher.
Several of the other artists were also present, including John
Mayall, Klaus Voormann, Ron Wood and Commander Cody.
1979.12.12 Gramercy Park Hotel New York, NY
Joni attended a 'Promotional' event celebrating publication
of STARART, a coffee table art book.
1979.12.13 Vorpal Gallery New York, NY
Joni attended the opening of an exhibit featuring her paintings as well as those of John Mayall, Klaus Voorman, Ron Wood and Commander Cody. These paintings were featured in the book Starart, designed and edited by Debby Chesher.