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Culture Days will return September 20 – October 13, 2024.

What We Remember - Music at the Kisanii Hub


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David Crombie Park

262 The Esplanade

Toronto, ON



Offered in English.


Music will be played during the event. Two of the days will feature Cameroon drummer Njacko Backo and the other day will feature music by Abdulhamid Waleed.

Juno-nominated Njacko Backo is a storyteller, songwriter, singer, musician and composer who has been performing for children and adults since his childhood in Cameroon. He has a lifetime of practice in capturing the subtlety of storytelling and dance 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 while introducing a passion for the French language.

This event is part of the Ontario Culture Days Toronto Esplanade regional hub.



Jamii Esplanade

Jamii (Swahili for “community”) is a not-for-profit community arts organization with the intent of building community and nurturing young women in leadership.

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What We Remember, Live at the Kisanii Hub

Jamii Esplanade Toronto, ON

Live at the Kisanii Hub - part of the Toronto Esplanade Regional Hub for Ontario Culture Days is bringing arts to The Esplanade in September! The event, “What We Remember”, invites the audience to explore the perception of time and its...