Jazz Tribute to Joni Mitchell Coming to Hollywood Bowl

Concert will feature Herbie Hancock, Kurt Elling, Wayne Shorter, others

Herbie Hancock and Joni Mitchell

The Hollywood Bowl will present “Joni’s Jazz,” a concert featuring special guests performing works from the jazz-based recordings of singer/songwriter Joni Mitchell. Artists will include Herbie Hancock, Kurt Elling, Glen Hansard, Aimee Mann, Chaka Khan, Wayne Shorter and Cassandra Wilson. Backed by an ensemble with arrangements by drummer Brian Blade and pianist Jon Cowherd, “Joni’s Jazz” takes place on Wednesday, August 17 at 8 PM and includes a complete performance of her 1975 album The Hissing of Summer Lawns. (Note: Mitchell is not scheduled to perform.)

Ticket price ranges from $1-$101 (prices are subject to change). Tickets are currently on sale at the Hollywood Bowl Box Office; via credit card phone order at 323-850-2000, or through Ticketmaster.

For more information, visit Hollywood Bowl.

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Jeff Tamarkin is the former editor of Goldmine, CMJ, Relix, and Global Rhythm. As a writer he has contributed to the New York Daily News, JazzTimes, Boston Phoenix, Harp, Mojo, Newsday, Billboard, and many other publications. He is the author of the book Got a Revolution: The Turbulent Flight of Jefferson Airplane and has contributed to The Guinness Companion to Popular Music, All Music Guide, and several other encyclopedias. He has also served as a consultant to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, NARAS, National Geographic Online, and Music Club Records.