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On Turbulent Indigo and art

Long before she was a music icon, she was a Canadian prairie girl who loved to paint. But art school wasn't for Joni Mitchell, so she dropped out and joined the folk music circuit. By the late 1960s, her star was starting to soar. Mitchell's musical style evolved significantly over the decades, but her sensitive yet spirited personality has always shone through.

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Mitchell talks about the songs on her latest album, and also discusses the nature of being an artistic person.
Medium: Television
Program: Midday
Broadcast Date: Oct. 17, 1994
Guest(s): Joni Mitchell
Host: Kevin Newman
Duration: 9:40

Last updated: June 6, 2013

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