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

June 10th, 2023 | 9-10:30 PM
North Star Lounge, 301 N Fifth Ave, Ann Arbor, MI
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Gayelynn McKinney and McKinney Zone

June 24th, 2023 | 8:30-9:30 PM
Summer Solstice Jazz Festival, MSU Outreach Stage on Albert St near M.A.C. Ave, East Lansing, MI

Alex Anest's Electric Four

June 30th, 2023 | 7:15-8:45 & 9:30-11:00 PM
Ginger Rabbit, 17 Buttles Ave, Columbus, OH
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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.