MARBURY, Md.—Marbury Baptist Church will welcome LYRA, an international a cappella choral ensemble from St. Petersburg, Russia, at 7 pm on Sept. 22.Russian Choir-72

The group will perform a variety of music that includes ancient and sacred music, traditional folk music and the work of both less known and famous composers including Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff and Stravinsky.

According to the group’s website, they were awarded the Montreux International Choral Festival diploma and they were a winner of the Coleraine International Music Festival in Northern Ireland.

The church will take a love offering for the group.