When you listen to Joni Mitchell do you hear a nuanced vocal, innovative open chords copied later by an admirer like Prince or something even more? Perhaps you hear an artist who has written some of the most original, first-person narrative stories that Rock/pop music has ever produced? Could Joni Mitchell be a visual artist in every sense of the description? Joni is a seminal influence to so many singer/songwriters producing works today. Here are a few of my favorite tracks.