James Madison Flute Archives

Lizzo played James Madison’s 200-year-old crystal flute at her Washington, DC concert

October 6, 2022

Ever the pioneer, Lizzo crossed off another first during the Washington, DC, stop of her tour — playing an approximately 200-year-old crystal flute that belonged to a former U.S. president. The singer and accomplished flutist carefully played the delicate woodwind, which was sent as a gift to James Madison in 1813 by the French flute… [Read More]