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NasIllmatic - 25th AnniversaryNational Symphony OrchestraSteven Reineke, conductor

SUN 7/14 8:00 PM


Tix start at
Gates Open
6:30 PM
Filene Center
1551 Trap Road
Vienna, VA 22812
25 years after the album's critically-acclaimed release, hip-hop icon Nas teams up with the National Symphony Orchestra to stage a symphonic rendition of Illmatic, one of the most revered albums in hip-hop history.
Pre-Performance activities

A Pre-Performance Discussion is offered on the Associates Deck. These discussions offer insight and interpretation of the evening's performance. They begin 1 hour before the scheduled show time and end with plenty of time to reach your seat before the show starts.

Location: Associates Deck
Dr. Michael Eric Dyson

Dr. James Peterson Founder of Hip Hop Scholars Inc.; Content Creator; Author
Paul Butler Professor, Georgetown University Law Center; MSNBC Legal Analyst; Author
Simone EcclestonDirector of Hip Hop Culture and Contemporary Music, The Kennedy Center for Performing Arts
Lawrence Cosby Attorney; Social Media Influencer; Hip Hop Advocate
Jeriel Johnson Executive Director, Washington, D.C. Chapter of the Recording Academy/The GRAMMYs

Dan and Gayle D’Aniello,
Wolf Trap 2019 Season Underwriters
PNC Premier Sponsor, 2019 Summer Season

SUN 7/14 8:00 PM