Henriette Nick was born in 1963. From 1970-1983 she studied classical ballet at schools such as the Scuola di Danza Classica Accademica, the Royal Academy of Dancing as well as with Annamaria Bruno in Milan. She had her first guitar and piano lessons as a child. From 1987-1995 she finally studied guitar and composition with Carlo Domeniconi. At the same time she also began studies in technical conservation at the University of Berlin. Since 1995 she has been studying composition with Professor Jolyon Brettingham-Smith at the College of the Arts in Berlin. CD and radio recordings of her works exist and young musicians have won prizes in the national talent contest "Jugend musiziert" performing her music. At concerts, her pieces are always well received because of her individual compositional style.