WSHU-FM in Fairfield (91.1 mHz) is a National Public Radio station that programs primarily classical music. Connecticut Public Radio’s WEDW-FM in Stamford (88.5 mHz) also carries NPR and classical formats, audible in parts of town, while its higher-powered but more distant sister station, WPKT-FM in Meriden (90.5 mHz) can also be heard here with an outdoor antenna.

WKCR-FM (89.9 mHz) at Columbia University in New York City is a jazz station. WPKN-FM in Bridgeport (89.5 mHz) carries a mix that includes much jazz. WMNR-FM (88.1 mHz) carries mostly classical music, but Saturdays from 5 till midnight programs music from the 20s through the early 50s, including much big band and swing. WQXR-FM (96.3 mHz) offers classical music, including opera.