Join Njacko and Val Backo to make maracas out of empty tin cans and materials you can find around your home, like the maracas Njacko uses for his band. Then, at 3pm, learn to play and sing some traditional African songs.
About Njacko Backo
Njacko Backo is a JUNO-nominated musician, storyteller and songwriter who has been performing for children and adults since his childhood in Cameroon. He has a lifetime of practice in capturing the subtlety of dance and storytelling with his music – an essential part of the African performing arts. His programs for children and youth draw parallels and differences between Canadian and African family life while introducing a passion for the French language.
Dates & Times
1pm – Make
3pm – Music
A temporary structure located on the west campus.
235 Queens Quay W.
Toronto, ON, M5J 2G8