- Instruments: 2 Flutes, 2 Alto Flutes
- Difficulty Level: Advanced [ UK grade 7 - 8 ]
- Arranger: R. Trubger
- Duration: 1.33"
- Genre: Late Romantic with Asian influence.
- Format: Score & Parts. Printed edition or digital PDF download [9 pages]
- FREE : Rehearsal play-along (opens in Soundcloud)
- Extras: downloadable mp3 rehearsal track [3MB]
Tityre is Virgil’s Good Shepherd who plays on a slender pipe. Roussel wrote this piece as a character study of his friend, Gaston Blanquart (flute teacher at the Paris Conservatoire) to whom it is dedicated.
We also publish Tityre (Joueurs de Flute no.2) in the original version for flute and piano