Usage examples for Erl

  1. When I came to the place in the composition where the Erl- King says to the child, " Thou dear, sweet child, oh, come with me," and I had played several false notes besides very poor arpeggios, Rubinstein asked me: " Do you know the text at this place?" – Piano Playing With Piano Questions Answered by Josef Hofmann
  2. The Erl- King with his crown and his beard long and white! – The Princess of the School by Angela Brazil
  3. The key- note of the fable is the same as that in Goethe's celebrated ballad, " The Erl King"; namely, that those things which children imagine, are as real to them as the facts of the external world. – The Life and Genius of Nathaniel Hawthorne by Frank Preston Stearns
  4. It is Goethe's " Erl King." – Story-Lives of Great Musicians by Francis Jameson Rowbotham
  5. No. Tell me, mother, is it true that father is to be Erl here in Iceland, too? – Plays: The Father; Countess Julie; The Outlaw; The Stronger by August Strindberg