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Jazz picks: Miguel Zenon, Pharoah Sanders and more
Jazz picks: Miguel Zenon, Pharoah Sanders and more

A selection of jazz and jazz-adjacent shows coming this weekend. Ross Hammond and Jeff Parker at Battery Books Though guitarist Ross Hammond is based in Sacramento, he deserves honorary local status in his many collaborations with fixtures on the L.A. improvised music scene that include Vinnie Golia and Alex Cline. Here, he teams for a guitar summit with a welcome and relatively new force in this city, Jeff Parker, who may be best known for his flinty contributions to the post-rock band Tortoise but is an inspired and imaginative force for jazz as well. Battery Books, 1005B Mission St., South Pasadena, Fri., 8 p.m. Free. Miguel Zenón Quartet at the Broad Stage A richly...

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