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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 A Prairie Home Companion (2006), Dutch (1991) and Sweet Dreams (1985). He was married to Gladys Flatt. He died on May 11, 1979 in Nashville, Tennessee. See full bio »

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(2006)
Dutch Soundtrack
(1991)
Sweet Dreams Soundtrack
(1985)
Finding North Soundtrack
(1998)

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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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Other Works:

Stage Play: Hayride. Musical. Scenic Design by Art Guild, Jack Woodson and Jack Derrenberger. Stage Manager: Daniel Pennell [final Broadway credit]. 48th Street Theatre: 13 Sep 1954- 2 Oct 1954 (24 performances). Cast: Black Eyed Susan, Jody Carver, Sonny Day, Fiddlin' Irving, Lester Flatt, The Foggy Mountain Boys, Roy Horton, Eugene ... See more »

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Lester's grandfather Jonas H. Flatt (1839-1896) was a private in the 28th Tennessee Infantry (2nd Tennessee Mountain Volunteers) in the Confederate States Army. Jonas' brothers John Madison and William Harrison also served the Confederacy. The unit saw action at Shiloh and Chicamauga. See more »

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