Hower House will be the site for a free concert July 8, featuring the Summer Symphonic Band.

The concert, with The University of Akron Professor Emeritus Robert Jorgensen conducting and featuring features Professor Emeritus and tubist Tucker Jolly, will start at 7:30 p.m. Guests should bring a lawn chair or blanket, and can enjoy works by John Williams, Henry Fillmore, and more.

Hower House is at 60 Fir Hill, at the corner of Fir Hill and Forge streets. Parking is available both on site and in the Martin Center parking lot. In case of rain, the concert will be in Guzzetta Recital Hall, 157 University Ave., across from EJ Thomas Hall.

For details, call the School of Music office at 330-972-7590 or e-mail