Sharbel was born in 1982 in the city of Haifa which lies on the eastern shore of the Mediterranean sea. Sharbel started his music lessons at the age of 5 and received his DMA in music composition in 2015 at the age of 35. Sharbel studied piano with Rieta Lesuchen before attending the University for Toronto. At the university he studied with John Kruspe, Christos Hatsiz and Alexander Rapoport.
Sharbel's music combines elements of his middle eastern roots. He enjoys composing for string quartet, piano solo, choir and orchestra. His music is very visual and emotional. Please feel free to listen to the clips on this site.