Fran Avni

Fran Avni is an internationally acclaimed singer, songwriter, and producer of outstanding music for young children. 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.”  She has two grown children, both of whom are film makers. 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 CBC Sesame Street, Scholastic’s Building Language for Literacy program, and LeapFrog’s award-winning preschool curricula.

Her recording career spans more than three decades and includes such classics as “Latkes and Hamentashen,” “Daisies & Ducklings,” and "Mostly Matzah.”  Her whimsical mix of catchy melodies and infectious rhythms appeals to the entire family – kids, parents, and even grandparents! 

The RSA does not sell CDs. This performer's music is available for purchase at:

Music in this collection courtesy of Fran Avni.


Total: 18

Artichokes and Brussel Sprouts
Happy Channukah!
Heart Beat
I'm All Ears
Israel Song Favorites, Volume 1
Israel Song Favorites, Volume 2
Israel World Beat - Eretz
JSA Chanukah Music Mix
Latkes and Hamentashen
Marcia Falk Blessings in Song
Mostly Matzah
Passover 2011
Passover Music Mix - 2010
Roots & Wings
Susan and Fran
The Seventh Day - Very Special Songs for Shabbat
Tuning Into Nature
Z'man LaShir - Time to Sing Hebrew