Welcome to New
Radio and Performing Arts, Inc.'s (NRPA) New American Radio web site!
In its ten years as a weekly national series, NAR commissioned and distributed
over 300 original works: conceptual new drama, associational documentary, language
explorations, sonic meditations, environmental compositions, musical explorations
and works that pioneer new dimensions in acoustic space.
American Radio went off the air in 1998, however, NRPAin partnership with
Wesleyan University, and with the support of the National Endowment for the Artsis
now in the process of creating a digital archive. One hundred and forty works
are archived at Wesleyan and available on this
site. For the first time, you can enjoy these works in their entirety online.
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with the full-length works, we're updating artist's biographies and creating a
comprehensive list of interesting radio and sound art web sites. Please return
regularly to take full advantage of these resources. [read