Fran Avni is an internationally acclaimed singer, songwriter, and producer of outstanding music for young children who wrote and performed the songs Name Game and Rug in the Middle for the LeapFrog CD LeapFrog: 1-2-3 Sing!: Sing-Along Learning Songs. She also did a few voices for the LeapPad and My First LeapPad games.
A graduate of McGill University in Montreal, Fran Avni moved to Israel in 1966 where she entertained the Israeli troops during the Six Day War and joined Susan Cogan to sing as the duo “Susan and Fran.”
Fran Avni has had a varied career since returning to North America in 1974. A dynamic performer she is known for her interactive concerts, workshops, instant choruses and special events.
Her credits include songs for Sesame Street, Scholastic’s Building Language for Literacy program, and LeapFrog’s award-winning preschool curricula.