Past Tributes & Events

Past tributes and events

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One of the most influential recording artists of the late 20th century, Joni Mitchell has often reflected on social and environmental ideals through her music. Circle Game reinterprets Mitchell’s iconic songs such as “Big Yellow Taxi,” “River,” “California,” and “A Case of You” through the ears and eyes of a new generation, connecting to the politics and world we know today.

Winner of the 2017 Ovation Awards for Outstanding Professional Production and Outstanding Music Direction. More information here.

A valentine like no other: John Kelly again pays loving homage to Joni Mitchell's music, with a focus on her version of 'love songs'. Many of Ms. Mitchell's greatest songs dwell on the subject of love—from the rush of longing, to vulnerability and loss. These remarkable songs are vivid interrogations of romantic relationships that transform the personal into the universal.

Tickets include same-day Museum admission during open hours. Enjoy a pre-performance drink in The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium. Wine, prosecco, and water will be available for purchase. Doors will open approximately one hour prior to the event. Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers. Met Live Arts discount code is Artist20 for 20% off. More information here.

The enduring music of Joni Mitchell is re-imagined in this energetic musical experience. Conceived and directed by Vancouver’s theatrical powerhouses (and spouses) Andrew Cohen & Anna Kuman. One of the most influential recording artists of the late 20th century, Joni Mitchell has often reflected on social and environmental ideals through her music. Circle Game reinterprets Mitchell’s iconic songs such as “Big Yellow Taxi”, “River”, “California” and “A Case of You” through the ears and eyes of a new generation, connecting them to the politics and world we know today. More information here.

JONI MITCHELL ROCKS! Playing Joni's rock versions of her best-loved songs. Murphy's Pub, Newtown, CT. February 9th at 8:30. The lineup includes Leslie Ballard, flute and vocals (Joni Mitchell's Jazz); Corky Ballard on bass, Christian Martirano on keyboards (also with Joni Mitchell's Jazz), Matt Spencer drums, Jim Lynch guitar, and our Joni Mitchell's Jazz sax man, Steve Moran. The night wraps up with a set of 60s and 70s classic hits, so be ready to dance your sox off and have some fun. Reserved tables available, call 203-270-1800. (Kitchen is open until 11pm, featuring HOG WILD BBQ. More information here.

The three piece group Shadows and Light return to Whale Theatre with their captivating show on the iconic singer – songwriter Joni Mitchell. Stunning interpretations of her music are played by vocalist Maura Vambeck, Dave Mulligan on guitar, Dave McCune on percussion, and Paul Enright on keyboard.

The show features songs from the huge Joni repertoire, including classics from the landmark ‘Blue’ album, along with some of the lesser known numbers like Hejira, Secret Place and Hissing of Summer Lawns.

Their hypnotic performance of the lyrics and life of Joni is truly special, bringing you Joan Anderson, the poet, artist and mother. More information here.

Performing Joni Mitchell’s songs as authentically and true to her rare musical style as possible, vocalist and guitarist Kim Casey (who has studied Joni’s Mitchell guitar techniques for over 30 years) will be performing on as many as 16 different alternately tuned guitars in a broad and extraordinary performance collection that very few artists otherwise have accomplished with such remarkable proficiency. For more information about Kim Casey performances, and her music, visit KimCaseyMusic.com

The Joni Mitchell Songbook brings together a group of top-drawer musicians, led by singer Sarah Miller and keyboard player Aidan Goldstraw, whose devotion to the artist’s back catalogue shines through in performance. This is no ordinary tribute act – it’s an evening spent together, exploring the work of a musical genius.

This comprehensive survey of Joni’s career includes landmarks such as Big Yellow Taxi (her most covered song), River and A Case of You (both from the breakthrough album Blue), the radio hits of Help Me and Free Man In Paris (from double-platinum Court and Spark) and the jazz-infused stylings of In France They Kiss On Main St (The Hissing of Summer Lawns) and Coyote (Hejira). More information here.

Fourth World Promotions return to The Brunswick with another evening of tribute and celebration for phenomenal iconic artists. This time we bring together 9 fantastic acts to perform their versions of songs by the one and only Joni Mitchell.

Featuring performances from- Night House, Greenness, Paul Diello, Alan Bonner, The Purple Shoes, Kristofer, Lucy Pickering, Tabitha Smith, Act of Love.

This night of love and admiration for one of the best musicians and lyricists is a must for any fan of Ms Mitchell, and indeed any fan of live music!

Doors 8pm, Tickets £8 in advance/£10 on the door. More information here.

In 75 years Joni Mitchell has quite the career: poetress, songwriter and painter. In honoring her, Duluth has a very special evening planned.

The artists include Arna Rennan, Breanne Tepler, Kate McCall Isles, Stephanie Longstreet, Gina Lee, Kim Curtis-Monson, Kristy Marie NurJehan Chisti, Leyla Aktekin, Lisa Lokken, Lyz Jaakola, Maxi Childs, Rochelle Luoma, Rose Hoene, Janie and the Spokes, Caiticoo Dita and many more. More information here.

The Joni Mitchell Songbook brings together a group of top-drawer musicians, led by singer Sarah Miller and keyboard player Aidan Goldstraw, whose devotion to the artist’s back catalogue shines through in performance. This is no ordinary tribute act – it’s an evening spent together, exploring the work of a musical genius.

This comprehensive survey of Joni’s career includes landmarks such as Big Yellow Taxi (her most covered song), River and A Case of You (both from the breakthrough album Blue), the radio hits of Help Me and Free Man In Paris (from double-platinum Court and Spark) and the jazz-infused stylings of In France They Kiss On Main St (The Hissing of Summer Lawns) and Coyote (Hejira). More information here.