TENNESSEE - NASHVILLE



                       

Nashville noemt zichzelf Music City USA en wel vanwege de country en western muziek die in deze stad wordt gemaakt. Ook wordt Nashville wel het Athene van het Zuiden genoemd. Tegenwoordig is Nashville een moderne, bruisende stad en een belangrijk centrum van handel en industrie. Maar het is echter de muziekindustrie die Nashville wereldberoemd heeft gemaakt. In Nashville neemt muziek ongeveer dezelfde plaats in als de film in Hollywood.  

 
Nashville calls itself Music City USA because of the country and western music that is created in this city. Nashville is also known as the Athens of the South. Nowadays, Nashville is a modern, vibrant city and an important center of commerce and industry. However, it is the music industry that has made Nashville world famous. In Nashville music takes the same place as the film in Hollywood.                                             






De 2nd Avenue is één van de bekendste straten binnen the District. In the District zijn overal restaurants, cafés en nachtclubs.

The 2nd Avenue is one of the most famous streets in the District. Everywhere in the District are 
restaurants, cafes and nightclubs.

                       

                                                                                            Kunst in Nashville.

                                                                                              Art in Nashville.







                                                                          Broadway ter hoogte van 3rd Avenue.

                                                                           Broadway at the level of
3rd Avenue.







  
                  Op
Broadway (ook één van de straten binnen de District), zijn de meeste bekende cafés.  
 
                               On
Broadway (one of the streets within the District), are the most famous cafes.





Orchid Lounge Tootsie's (ook bekend als World Tootsie's Famous Orchid Lounge) is een Honky Tonk bar. Tootsie's heeft twee podiums waar elke avond lokale talenten optreden. Een aantal vroege beroemde klanten waren Willie Nelson, Patsy Cline, Mel Tillis, Kris Kristofferson, Waylon Jennings, Roger Miller en vele andere bekende country zangers. Volgens www.toostsies.net, kreeg Willie Nelson zijn eerste songwriting optreden na het zingen in Tootsie's.

Tootsie's Orchid Lounge
(also known as Tootsie's World Famous Orchid Lounge) is a Honky Tonk bar. Tootsie's has two stages that host live local talent each night. Some of its early famous first customers were Willie Nelson, Patsy Cline, Mel Tillis, Kris Kristofferson, Waylon Jennings, Roger Miller and numerous others country musicians. According to www.toostsies.net, Willie Nelson received his first songwriting gig after singing at Tootsie's.



                                                                             Binnen in de bekende
Tootsie's bar . 
    
                                                                                Inside the famous Tootsie's bar.







                                                                                       De achterkant van Tootsies.

                                                                                          The backside of Tootsies.



                                                                          The Skyline vanaf 5th Avenue.

                                                                           The Skyline from 5th Avenue.
                                                                   



                                                                     Het bekende Hard Rock cafe op Broadway.

                                                                     The famous Hard Rock cafe  on Broadway.




                                                                           The Schermerhorn Symphony Center.







                                                        
Uitzicht vanaf de Shelby street bridge op 1st Avenue.

                                                          
View from the Shelby Street Bridge at 1st Avenue.



                                                                                           The
skyline of Nashville.





                                                                       Mooie
pakhuizen gelegen op 1st Avenue N.

                                                                   Beautiful
warehouses located on 1st Avenue N.



Fort Nashborough is opgericht in het begin van 1779 in het Franse Lick gebied van de Cumberland Rivier vallei dat later
Nashville is geworden.


Fort Nashborough was established in early 1779 in the French Lick area of the Cumberland River Valley as a forerunner to the settlement that would become the city of Nashville.



Het standbeeld van de twee pioniers, James Robertson en John Donelson die elkaar de hand schudden na de voltooiing van een hereniging
op de site.

The statue of two pioneers, James Robertson and John Donelson, shook hands upon the completion of a reunion at the site.




                                                                              Uitkijk op de Cumberland rivier.

                                                                            Overlooking the Cumberland river.



            De Tennessee Titans stadion. De Titans zijn een professioneel American football team uit Nashville.


           The Tennessee Titans stadium. Titans are a professional American football team based in Nashville.





                                                                          Het gerechtsgebouw en het stadhuis.

                                                                                 The courthouse and City Hall.



                        

                                                                                               Deaderick street.





                                                                       Het regeringsgebouw van Tennessee.      
                  
                                                                                The Tennessee State Capitol.


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