Hans Ernst (sometimes Ernest) Krřyer (31 January 1798 24 March 1879) was a Danish composer.
Krřyer was born in Copenhagen and the son of Bernt Anker Krřyer and Johanne Margrethe (née Schrřder), as well as the brother of Henrik Nikolai Krřyer.
He is best remembered as the composer of today's Danish national anthem Der er et yndigt land (There is a Lovely Country) in 1835, after lyrics by Adam Oehlenschläger.
He became cantor at the Royal Singers of the Chapel of Christiansborg castle in Copenhagen in 1844.
Krřyer died in Copenhagen.
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