Nashville is the capital of the state of Tennessee and it has a population of approximately 630,000.  It is the second most populated city in the state.  Nashville is a vibrant city with a number of universities in the area.  It has a dynamic music and entertainment scene with the Tennessee Performing Arts Center, the Tennessee Repertory Theatre, the Nashville Opera and the Nashville Ballet.  Country music is also very big in Nashville and it is the home of the Grand Ole Opry.