House concert. If you know a music lover who'd be thrilled to have the house throbbing with great acoustic jazz, why not hire Stringzville, a Hopewell, N.J.-based 5-piece acoustic band, for a house concert? Two guitars, mandolin, fiddle, and bass. They specialize in Americana, gypsy jazz, American songbook, and standards. They're really great. To buy: $600,

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- John Timpane