Free concert - Celtic music with The Kilted Man

Come to the Longview Public Library to experience the exciting and energetic music of The
Kilted Man, Matthew Gurnsey, August 15, 6:00 p.m. in the Main Reading Room on the second
floor. Gurnsey delights audiences with his rousing performances of traditional Irish and
Scottish music. Through the marriage of wit and finesse, he charms his audiences, sweeping
them into tales of wayward voyages, unrequited love and the vibrantly colorful lives of the
every-man beloved of many Irish tales.
His unique talents with traditional Celtic instruments such as the concertina, bodhran, bones
and mandolin, add an air of authenticity to each piece and his stirringly rich bass voice provides
the foundation for the hauntingly beautiful melodies. He has appeared on hundreds of stages
nationally and internationally, delighting thousands with his Scottish swagger and homespun
charm. Come experience the fantastic talents of The Kilted Man at the Longview Public
Visit for more information or call 360.442.5300. This program was
made possible through funding from the Friends of the Longview Public Library. Become a
Friend today!