Steinway Salon: Lisa MooreLeonard Nimoy Thalia at Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway.
1 p.m. $15; Members $12.
Works by Alexander Scriabin.
Hanna q Dance Company PerformanceTADA! Theater, 15 West 28th St.
7-8 p.m. $20.
Contemporary Dance Performance.Energetic, Imaginative Passionate. Hanna Q gets inspiration from the forces of nature, uses its elements to create dynamic narratives through movement.Tickets on website.
Holiday BrassBloomingdale School of Music, 323 West 108th St.
7-8 p.m. Free.
Enjoy your most cherished holiday tune--from classical to contemporary--in a concert for brass quintet and percussion.
Paul Winter’s 36th Annual Winter Solstice Celebration: Bring Home The SunCathedral of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Ave. at 112th St.
8 p.m. $35-$90.
The event will feature Renato Braz and Fabiana Cozza, a samba band, Brazilian chorus, the Paul Winter Consort, gospel singer Theresa Thomason, and the Forces of Nature Dance Theatre.
The Carnival of the AnimalsMiller Theatre, 2960 Broadway.
3 p.m.$15-$40; Columbia students, $7.
Miller Theatre inaugurates a new holiday tradition, a playful production that brings to life Saint-Saëns’ musical “salute to feathers, fur, and fins” — The Carnival of the Animals.
Winter ConcertWest End Church, 165 West 105 St.
5 p.m. $5 suggested donation.
Now in its 25th Year, the Wonderful Christmastime Concert is an eagerly anticipated event, with the West End Gospel Choir, Regina Zona, Linda Bianchi and others. 212-749-7860.
An Irish Christmas: a Musical Solstice CelebrationPeter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway.
5 p.m.$60/$50/$40; Seniors, Students $60/$50/$25; SS & IAC Members $60/$40/$32.
An Irish Christmas A Musical Solstice Celebration Four special performances of Irish Arts Center’s critically-acclaimed holiday concert at Symphony Space.
Youth GroupChurch of St. Paul & St. Andrew, 263 West 86th St.
1-2:30 p.m. Free.
Youth group at Church of St. Paul and St. Andrew.
Project Shaw — The Shewing-Up of Blanco PosnetLeonard Nimoy Thalia at Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway.
7 p.m. $30; VIP, $50; members & seniors $25; students, $20; children, $10.
The SHEWING-UP OF blanco POSNET, written in 1909, is Shaw’s rollicking tale of the Old American Wild West.
Make Music New York Pilgrimage Starting at West Park Presbyterian Church, at 165 West 86th St., and proceeding to the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Ave
A participatory musical celebration to celebrate the winter solstice. Bring a flashlight and print out the sheet music. A limited number of lights and scores will be distributed for those without.
Wisdom and World AffairsNew York Society for Ethical Culture, 2 West 64th St.
6-8 p.m. Free.
Moderator: Ken Gans.
Discovering Bach Pop-Up ConcertCathedral of Saint John the Divine, Amsterdam Avenue at 112th Street.
New York violinist and composer Michelle Ross will conclude her Discovering Bach project with a performance of the final E major Partita.
Ethical Death CafeNew York Society for Ethical Culture Ceremonial Hall - 4th floor, 2 W 64th St.
2:30-4:30 p.m. $5 suggested donation.
Gather in a relaxed safe setting to discuss death, tea and coffee.
Northern Forts TourMeet at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center, 110th Street between Fifth and Lenox Avenues
11 a.m. $15; $10, members
Highlights include McGowan’s Pass, Fort Clinton, Nutter’s Battery and the Harlem Meer.