Njacko Backo

Njacko is a storyteller, songwriter, composer, singer, musician, and percussionist 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 on parallels and differences between Canadian and African family life.

Njacko offers a variety of programs for schools, libraries, summer camps. Flip through his program offerings on his website to find out more!

PO Box 632-31 Adelaide St E, Toronto, ON
Language(s): English, French
Grade levels that programming is provided for: Preschool / Early childhood, Primary (K - 3), Junior (4 - 6), Intermediate (7 - 8), Secondary, Post secondary, Adult education

This individual offers online programming

Facilitates Group Lessons

Offers private lessons

Offers services to schools

  • Dance
  • Literary
  • Music
  • Artist-Educator Partnership
  • In-School Performances
  • In-School Workshops
  • Professional Development

Profile last updated: Apr 12 2021