Alex Anest is an American guitarist, bandleader, improviser, and music educator based in Southeast Michigan.

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Upcoming Performances

Alex Anest Organ Trio - w/ Gayelynn McKinney and Clif Metcalf

Thursday Nov 30th | 6:30-9:45 PM
Blue LLama Jazz Club, 314 S Main St, Ann Arbor, MI

Gayelynn McKinney & McKinney Zone

Sunday December 31st | 8:30PM
Blue LLama Jazz Club, 314 S Main St, Ann Arbor, MI

Alex Anest Organ Trio - w/David Ward and Jim Alfredson

Friday January 26th | 7:30-9:30 PM
GRNoir Wine & Jazz, 35 Division Ave S, Grand Rapids, MI

Guitar Instruction


Alex Anest is an in-demand music instructor who loves working one-on-one to help his students realize their potential. He has maintained a teaching studio in the Ann Arbor area for the past three decades and many of his students have gone on to have successful music careers of their own.

He is currently accepting new students at all levels.