Creative Impact

Reigo Ahven

Reigo Ahven is an Estonian musician. Playing professionally for over 21 years, he has participated in numerous musicals, shared the stage with heavyweights of Estonian music from Tõnis Mägi to Ewert Sundja and is a founding member of the awarded pop act Lenna. An academically trained jazz drummer with a background in semiotics, his album 2017 Remember (Reigo Ahven Trio) was named Jazz Album of the Year at the Estonian Music Awards. In 2014, he founded the jazz club Philly Joe's, which.was named the fourth-best jazz club in the world in 2020 by All About Jazz and DownBeat Magazine.

He founded the fair trade music streaming platform Fairmus in 2020.