Jihad Akl was born in Lebanon and he’s been playing on the violin since the age of nine. His skillful playing enabled him to get a scholarship in order to continue learning to play in Germany, but being young disabled him
Jihad Akl elevated the world of the violin; he composed many symphonies for himself only through his violin and therefore, he organizes around eight parties for these symphonies. Not forgetting that he shot a video clip for one of them.
In his early performances, Jihad played for Lady Fairouz, Wadih Al Safi, Najwa Karam and Hani Shaker. Jihad Akl became a champion in equalizing the player with the singer; he’s considered one of the players who nourished themselves and became independent from other singers in their success. He has a special persona, he’s the Arabic artist Jihad Akl.