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Read Invoking Improv: Best Classical CDs Of 2008 APM

December 9, 2008 – A look at 10 classical performers who are reviving the art of improv in both new and old music. APM

Listen The Year In Music From All Songs Considered

December 8, 2008 – Hear a far-reaching roundtable discussion of the year's best albums and biggest surprises.

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Read The Top 11 Debut Albums Of 2008 KEXP

December 8, 2008 – The full-length effort from Fleet Foxes sits atop KEXP's list of the Top 11 musical introductions. KEXP

Read Folk Alley's Favorite CDs Of 2008 WKSV

December 5, 2008 – This year proved once again that folk music is alive and thriving in all its forms. WKSV

Read My 'Album' Of The Year: A 2008 Mixtape KCMP

December 4, 2008 – Having declared the album format dead, Mark Wheat of The Current made the year's ultimate playlist. KCMP

Read Not Art Rock: Top 10 'Smart Rock' Albums KUT

December 2, 2008 – The Texans at KUT pick out 2008's best indie-rock discs for the horn-rimmed-glasses set. KUT

Read Best Classical CDs: Music Crossing Boundaries WGBH

December 1, 2008 – WGBH's Brian McCreath picks 10 recordings that expanded classical horizons in 2008. WGBH

Read The Year In Jazz: Best CDs Of 2008 WBGO

November 25, 2008 – This year's best jazz albums encourage enthusiasm and optimism about the state of music. WBGO

Read 'World Cafe' Picks 2008's Top 10 CDs WXPN

November 24, 2008 – David Dye looks back at the 10 albums that best kept him interested through multiple listens. WXPN

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