Lizzo has shown that she is self-confident in a world that desperately needs it. She gave a flutastic performance on the 200-year-old crystal flute of a former US president — to the delight of fans, despite some commentators attempting to start controversy. A flutist and singer with a lot of experience. “Truth Hurts”The elegant reed was played during a recent Washington, DC tour. In 1813, James Madison was presented the flute by Claude Laurent (Flutomaker in France). The Library of Congress kept the flute in vaults for decades before allowing Lizzo access to it live.
Lizzo was performing in Washington when she asked the Library for permission to play the famed flute. CNN. Capitol Police and other members of security were there to protect the woodwind. The Emmy winner played the flute in her concerts. She also tried an 18-karat golden flute, but the Sasha Flute is still her favorite. In Video from concertgoers, Lizzo is seen handling the flute carefully and enthusiastically. She briefly explained the history of flutes and stated that she was its inventor. “the first person to ever play it.”
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“B—, I’m scared,”She said, “Laughter from the audience.” “It’s crystal. It’s like playing out of a wine glass, b—, so be patient.”After making a few gentle notes on the crystal flute Lizzo gingerly danced along while she played. After a few seconds, she lifted the flute into the air triumphantly and returned it to her waiting staff. “B—, I just twerked and played James Madison’s crystal flute from the 1800s,”She said. “We just made history tonight!”After thanking the Library “preserving our history,”Lizzo reminded her admirers, “history is freaking cool.”
Lizzo was also invited by the Library of Congress to visit its 1,700 flute collection earlier this week. It is the largest in the world. The Library stated that she “serenaded employees and a few researchers”With a “more practical”woodwind first. After the initial furious reactions to Lizzo’s once-in-a lifetime opportunity, Esquire This was reported on Another flute enthusiastIn a now-deleted Tweet, he complained about the tweet “more classically trained and world-renowned flutists”The instrument was not available for me to try.
Other contrarians focused their attention on Lizzo’s…dancing. “If all we had seen was the clip of Lizzo playing the flute in the halls of the Library of Congress while wearing a semi-modest outfit, everyone would have shrugged,” conservative political commentator Ben Shapiro tweeted. “But that’s not the clip everyone championed as groundbreaking: it was the clip where she bragged about twerking.”
However, many users’ responses to Shapiro were — so what? “This is what they are upset about?!” one person replied. “She wiggled a little bit while she played And apparently the Library of Congress didn’t mind at all. I’m sure they are thrilled at the shout out!”Another Shapiro thought that he was reacting too much, tweeting, “I have always wanted to ratio Ben Shapiro for being a complete dweeb.”One user Simply retweet Lizzo’s video capture of the eventWrite above it “Are you so bereft of hearing beautiful sounds and not being moved by them? How hollow do you have to be to criticized this?”