1867 - 1940
Due to his energetic and often humorous performances as a violin virtuoso, he was very popular in his time. His music is also characterized by a profound understanding of methods of expression and a passion for playing.
Henriques’ most well-known compositions are the ballet Den Lille Havfrue ("The Little Mermaid”) (1909) and Vølund Smed ("Wayland the Smith”) (1896). He also wrote chamber music, songs and other small pieces.