Catalogue of works

Syrinx     137/(129)

For solo flute

Composition date:
1913

Dedication:
Louis Fleury

Publication:
Jobert, August 1927; Stockholm, Autographus musicus, 1991

First hearing:
Paris, 1st December 1913, at home of Louis Mors, by Louis Fleury

Comments:
Solo flute representing the voice of Pan in his dying moments, commissioned from Debussy by Gabriel Mourey early in 1909 for Psyché, his three acts play. The title Syrinx is that of the publisher.