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Music For the Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook, City Hall Architect John Parkinson Gets His Day

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BALDWIN HILLS: The Baldwin Hills Scenice Overlook gets its very own experimental music composition sound., debuting this Sunday at (obvs) the BHSO. The Society for the Activation of Social Space through Art and Sound commissioned the piece by Australia and Norway-based MURAL, who will perform with a group of local musicians (and a fellow from South Carolina). More info here. [Curbed Inbox]

LOS ANGELES: This morning, City Councilmember Tom LaBonge declared John Parkinson Day, in honor of the great Los Angeles architect who designed the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Union Station, Bullock's Wilshire, and City Hall. Parkinson was from Britain originally and his day coincides with BritWeek; author Stephen Gee will also be leading John Parkinson tours as part of the festivities. [Curbed Inbox]