This work-in-progress lists all currently known appearances, drawn from a variety of sources.
Compiled by Simon Montgomery, © 2001-2017.
Special thanks to Joel Bernstein for his contributions and assistance.
Latest Update: October 12, 2017
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1969 Massey Hall Toronto, ON
1969.01.11 Cahn Auditorium, Northwestern University Evanston, IL
1969.01.18 The Mama Cass Television Program—ABC TV Los Angeles, CA
Broadcast on April 8 and June 26, 1969.
1969.01.21 The Troubadour W. Hollywood, CA
1969.01.22 The Troubadour W. Hollywood, CA
1969.01.23 The Troubadour W. Hollywood, CA
1969.01.24 The Troubadour W. Hollywood, CA
1969.01.25 The Troubadour W. Hollywood, CA
1969.01.26 The Troubadour W. Hollywood, CA
Dave Van Ronk also performed. Two sets nightly
1969.02.01 Carnegie Hall New York, NY
1969.02.14 Zellerbach Auditorium Berkeley, CA
1969.03 Top Of The Clock—CTV Saskatoon, SK
1969.03.13 Simpson-Sears Department Store Saskatoon, SK
Joni signed autographs at the store where she once worked.
1969.03.14 Centennial Auditorium Saskatoon, SK
1969.03.28 Unicorn Coffee House Boston, MA
1969.03.29 Unicorn Coffee House Boston, MA
James Taylor also performed.
1969.03.30 Queens College Flushing, NY
1969.04.08 The Mama Cass Television Program—ABC TV Los Angeles, CA
1969.04.11 Sargent Gymnasium, Boston Univ. Boston, MA
Jaime Brockett and Livingston Taylor also performed.
1969.04.12 Cahn Auditorium, Northwestern University Evanston, IL
1969.04.18 Kresge Auditorium, M.I.T. Cambridge, MA
1969.04.20 Academy of Music Philadelphia, PA
Jerry Jeff Walker also performed.
1969.04.25 Fillmore East New York, NY
1969.04.26 Fillmore East New York, NY
Taj Mahal and the James Cotton Blues Band also performed.
Two shows nightly.
1969.04.27 McConaughy Hall, Wesleyan Univ. Middletown, CT
1969.04.30 Johnny Cash's Home Hendersonville, TN
Joni, Graham Nash and Bob Dylan joined Johnny Cash
at his home for dinner. According to Joni "We all of us,
Willy, Dylan, Cash and myself sat there for hours just
singing and playing our own - and each others - songs.
It was wonderful," Joni concluded.
1969.05 Skip Weshner Show—KRHM fm Los Angeles, CA
Music and conversation.
1969.05.01 The Johnny Cash Show—ABC TV, Ryman Auditorium Nashville, TN
Bob Dylan also appeared in the premier show of the series,
which was broadcast on June 7.
1969.05.04 The Way It Is—CBC TV Toronto, ON
1969.05.20 The Troubadour W. Hollywood, CA
1969.05.21 The Troubadour W. Hollywood, CA
1969.05.22 The Troubadour W. Hollywood, CA
1969.05.23 The Troubadour W. Hollywood, CA
1969.05.24 The Troubadour W. Hollywood, CA
1969.05.25 The Troubadour W. Hollywood, CA
David Ackles also performed. Two sets nightly
1969.06.07 The Johnny Cash Show—ABC TV, Ryman Auditorium Nashville, TN
Bob Dylan also appeared in the premier show of the series.
1969.06.26 The Mama Cass Television Program—ABC TV Los Angeles, CA
1969.06.29 Salle Wilfred-Pelletier Montreal, QC
1969.06.30 Capitol Theatre Ottawa, ON
1969.07.07 Mississippi River Festival—Southern Illinois Univ. Edwardsville, IL
Joni and Arlo Guthrie were the featured performers in a
concert filmed by NET TV. The Aug. 3 broadcast was titled
The Sounds Of Summer–Mississippi River Festival.
1969.07.10 Avon Theatre Stratford, ON
1969.07.13 The Uncola Music Festival—Memorial Stadium Mount Vernon, NY
Tim Hardin and the James Cotton Blues Band
1969.07.19 The Johnny Cash Show—ABC TV, Ryman Auditorium Nashville, TN
1969.07.19 Newport Folk Festival—Festival Field Newport, RI
Joni participated in an afternoon Songwriters Workshop
along with James Taylor, Paul Geremia and others.
Joni recalls that she first met James at this workshop.
1969.07.19 Newport Folk Festival—Festival Field Newport, RI
1969.07.20 South Shore Music Circus Cohasset, MA
1969.07.22 The Music Shed at Tanglewood Lenox, MA
Tim Hardin and the Paul Butterfield Blues Band also performed.
1969.07.24 Schaefer Music Festival—Wollman Skating Rink Theater New York, NY
Tim Hardin also performed.
1969.07.25 Mariposa Folk Festival—Centre Island Toronto, ON
July 25-27. Joni and Joan Baez were the featured performers
during the ninth Mariposa Folk Festival. Portions were filmed
by the CBC and broadcast on Sept. 28 in a program titled
Mariposa: A Folk Festival.
1969.08.01 Atlantic City Pop Festival—Atlantic City Race Track Atlantic City, NJ
1969.08.03 The Sounds Of Summer - Mississippi River Festival Edwardsville, IL
Joni and Arlo Guthrie were featured performers in a concert
filmed by NET TV on July 7 at the Mississippi River Festival.
1969.08.16 Auditorium Theatre Chicago, IL
Joni performed at the very first concert appearance by
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young.
1969.08.18 The Dick Cavett Show—ABC TV, Television Center New York, NY
David Crosby, Stephen Stills and Jefferson Airplane also
appeared. The program was broadcast on Aug. 19.
1969.08 Vancouver Pop Festival—Paradise Valley Resort Squamish, BC
The festival dates were Aug. 22-24.
1969.08.22 CalExpo - California Exposition & State Fair Sacramento, CA
1969.08.25 The Greek Theatre Los Angeles, CA
1969.08.26 The Greek Theatre Los Angeles, CA
1969.08.27 The Greek Theatre Los Angeles, CA
1969.08.28 The Greek Theatre Los Angeles, CA
1969.08.29 The Greek Theatre Los Angeles, CA
1969.08.30 The Greek Theatre Los Angeles, CA
1969.08.31 The Greek Theatre Los Angeles, CA
Joni opened for Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young and
occasionally joined them during their encore.
1969.09.13 Big Sur Folk Festival—Esalen Institute Big Sur, CA
1969.09.14 Big Sur Folk Festival—Esalen Institute Big Sur, CA
Joni performed solo and was also accompanied by Crosby,
Stills & Nash and John Sebastian. Portions of her performances
were subsequently featured in the film Celebration at Big Sur.
1969.09.28 Mariposa: A Folk Festival—CBC TV Toronto, ON
Recorded during the ninth Mariposa Folk Festival, July 25-27.
Joni and Joan Baez were the featured performers along with
Michael Cooney, Ian and Sylvia, Doc Watson, Bruce Cockburn,
Doug Kershaw and David Rea.
1969.10.19 Gala 50th Anniversary Concert—Pauley Pavilion, UCLA Westwood, CA
Joni was the special guest artist with the
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra. Joni performed nine songs alone,
and three with the orchestra.
1969.10.27 Rockefeller Chapel, Univ. Of Chicago Chicago, IL
1969.11.01 Centennial Auditorium Saskatoon, SK
1969.11.05 Interview-WMS-WCFM Williamstown, MA
1969.12.05 Symphony Hall Boston, MA
1969.12.06 Crouse College Auditorium, Syracuse Univ. Syracuse, NY
Patrick Sky also performed.
Two shows, 7:30 and 10pm.
1969.12.07 Univ. of Hartford Hartford, CT
1969.12.10 Memorial Field House, Springfield College Springfield, MA
Turley Richards also performed.
1969.12.11 Shapiro Athletic Center, Brandeis Univ. Waltham, MA
1969.12.12 College Of Holy Cross Worcester, MA
An afternoon concert.
1969.12.12 Harrington Auditorium (Worcester Polytechnic Institute) Worcester, MA
An evening concert.
1969.12.13 Kleinhans Music Hall Buffalo, NY
1969.12.14 The Masonic Temple Theater Detroit, MI
Joni was a surprise guest performer at a CSNY concert.