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Lester Flatt (1914–1979)

Lester Flatt was born on June 19, 1914 in Overton County, Tennessee, USA as Lester Raymond Flatt. He is known for his work on The Beverly Hillbillies (1962), A Prairie Home Companion (2006) and Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964). He was married to Gladys. He died on May 11, 1979 in Nashville, Tennessee. See full bio »

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The Beverly Hillbillies
The Beverly Hillbillies Music Department
A Prairie Home Companion
Two Thousand Maniacs!
Dutch Soundtrack


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  The Beverly Hillbillies (TV Series) (musician - 266 episodes, 1962 - 1971) (composer - 1 episode, 1962) (performer - 1 episode, 1962)
- Jethro Returns (1971) ... (musician: theme)
- The Clampetts Meet Robert Audubon Getty Crockett (1971) ... (musician: theme)
- Love Finds Jane Hathaway (1971) ... (musician: theme)
- Elly, the Secretary (1971) ... (musician: theme)
- Elly, the Working Girl (1971) ... (musician: theme)
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After the breakup of Flatt & Scruggs in 1969, Flatt formed the Nashville Grass. See more »

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